The city of Osogbo was yesterday agog as the ancient city witnessed the grand opening of the Constituency Relations Office of Irepodun/Olorunda/Orolu/Osogbo Federal Constituency.
The office complex, built by Hon. Olubukola Oyewo, the member representing the Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, was commissioned by Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives.
The commissioning also witnessed the presentation of letter of appointments to 40 legislative aides that will assist in the effective discharge of his legislative duties, presentation of scholarship prize award to winners of Bukoy Essay and Oratory Contest for tertiary institution students, and the official inauguration of the BUKOY Foundation.
While speaking with newsmen, the lawmaker affirmed that the essay and oratory contest was to prepare the students for governance and to improve their educational standard.
As to why he founded BUKOY Foundation, he iterated that ” the foundation will develop micro-credit programmes for artisans and traders, while the constituency office will not only serve as the centre for gathering ideas to move the constituency forward but also a vocational training centre for various entrepreneurial skills for youths”
In his remarks, Hon. Oyewo appreciates all persons who graced the occasion, and seek for more support of his constituents towards a successful administration.