Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Sunday dismissed claims that palliatives meant to cushion the impact of COVID-19 pandemic have been intentionally hoarded by state governors.
Akeredolu, who’s the Chairman of the Southwest Governors’ Discussion board disclosed that the insistence on official flag-off ceremony by the Coalition In opposition to Covid-19 earlier than the distribution was largely answerable for the delay in distributing the objects to the individuals.
Recall that through the Finish SARS protest which was mentioned to have been hijacked, many warehouses the place COVID-19 palliatives have been saved have been looted by hoodlums.
In response to the governor, Ondo State was saved from the looting spree because of the steady distribution of the palliatives.
Akeredolu was talking on the Church service marking the third Yr Enthronement of the Bishop of Owo Diocese, Anglican Communion, Rt Revd. Dr.Stephen Fagbemi held on the All Saints Church, Idasen, Owo.
He revealed that states the place the palliatives have been warehoused, have been additionally ready for the donation of the remaining objects and flag-off by the CA-COVID-19.
In the meantime, on his re-election, Akeredolu described his victory on the October 10, governorship election as God’s challenge which no man can truncate.
He assured that folks of the state to be relaxation assured, saying that his re-election by the individuals of the State cannot tampered with.