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Owo Agog As Akeredolu Gets Rousing Reception
Owo, the hometown of the Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) on Saturday, November 16, 2019 went into wild celebrations as the people of the town trooped enmass to receive the Governor into the town.
Governor Akeredolu, who was in Abuja for few weeks where he attended to some official matters before returning to Akure last week Friday amidst pomp and peagantry, entered into the ancient town of Owo in a blaze of glory.
The Governor, who was visiting his hometown for the first time after his return from Abuja last Friday, was ushered into his town by his people who welcomed him with drum and music from Emure Junction into the ancient town.
Governor Akeredolu had a stopover at the Palace of the Olowo of Owo, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Gbadegesin Ogunoye III where he appreciated the people of Owo and the state at large for their support and prayers.
His Imperial Majesty, Oba Gbadegesin Ogunoye III sought the support of the people of the state to enable the Governor continue to deliver on his people-oriented programs.