The Governor of the state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has charged the new Olowena of Owena, Oba Bisiriyu Ayelabola Oladoyinbo 1, the Olowena of Owena-Ijesa in Oriade South Local Council Development Area to mobilise his subjects for the development of the town and ensure that peace reigns supreme in his domain.
The Governor, who spoke through the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti said this at the installation of the new monarch held at the Community Grammar School, Owena.
According to the Governor, it is the responsibility of the new monarch and all others present to continue to display exemplary leadership through honesty and transparency in all their dealings with their subjects.
The Governor promised the people of Owena that the International Market promised by the Government to be located in Owena would be fulfilled in no distance future.
The Council Manager of Oriade South Local Council Development Area, Mr. Gboyega Ajibade appealed to the people of the town to co-operate with the Council Authority by paying their taxes and rates to ensure rapid development of the newly created Council Area.
The Olowena of Owena-Ijesa, Oba Bisiriyu Ayelabola Oladoyinbo 1, thanked the government of the state of Osun and promised the people of the town a purposeful leadership.