OYEBANJI VOWS INCLUSIVE CABINET: Promises Fair Representation For Muslim Community + PHOTOS ๐ŸŽŠ The Scoper Media

In a bold stride towards fostering inclusivity and diversity within his administration, Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Biodun Oyebanji, has restated his unwavering dedication to ensuring equitable representation of the Muslim community in his cabinet. With an aim to weave a governmental tapestry that mirrors the vibrant fabric of the state’s populace, his commitment stands as a beacon of progress towards a more inclusive governance model. By championing the voices and perspectives of all faiths, Governor Oyebanji embarks on a journey to sculpt a harmonious and unified vision for Ekiti State.

On a serene Sunday evening, amidst the gentle whispers of the evening breeze, Governor Oyebanji graced the stage at the Obafemi Awolowo Civic and Convention Center in Ado Ekiti. Gathered under the banner of the National Council of Muslim Youth Organization of Nigeria (NACOMYO), Ekiti State Chapter, the air was charged with reverence as they honored the late former Commissioner, Alhaji Yakubu Oladoro Sanni, during a poignant Ramadan Lecture.

With eloquence befitting the occasion, Governor Oyebanji’s words echoed through the hallowed halls, weaving a tapestry of remembrance and inspiration. In his tribute, he painted a portrait of a dedicated servant, whose legacy continues to inspire generations.

As the sun dipped below the horizon, casting a golden glow over the gathering, Governor Oyebanji’s words lingered in the hearts of all present, a testament to the enduring spirit of unity and reflection that defines Ramadan in Ekiti State.

In a stirring address, the Governor lauded the invaluable contributions of the Muslim community to the state’s progress. Embracing diversity as a cornerstone of governance, he pledged unwavering dedication to crafting an inclusive administration that mirrors the the rich tapestry of the state’s populace and upholds its core values.

In a tribute echoing through the corridors of power, Governor Oyebanji immortalized the late Alhaji Oladoro Sanni, extolling his indelible mark on the realms of politics, public service, and faith. With solemn resolve, the Governor pledged unwavering dedication to uphold the electoral pledges tendered to the Muslim populace, ensuringย their aspirations remain steadfastly fulfilled.

He assured them that more appointments would be allocated to Muslims to uphold equity and political balance as well as build more political icons within the Muslim society in replica of the late Alhaji Sanni.

The Governor said he will continue to engage with Muslim leaders and organizations to identify individuals who can serve in different capacities in his administration as he emphasizes meritocracy as a guiding principle for appointment to his cabinet.

While appreciating the Muslim community for their support for his administration, Governor Oyebanji charged them to continue to pray for peace and harmony of the state, stressing that unity is key to ensuring political stability and fostering inclusivity for the welfare of all citizens in the State.

“I will continue to support the work of God and I thank you for the people you nominated to work with me in my cabinet, I donโ€™t have any cause to complain about them, they are doing so so well and weโ€™re going to have more, but Iโ€™m praying for your blessings. I wonโ€™t appoint any Muslim to position without your consent, because this government is government of the people.” the Governor asserted.

In a resounding tribute to Governor Oyebanji’s visionary leadership, Sheik Jamiu Kewulere Bello, the esteemed President of the League of Imams and Alfas in the Southwest, Edo, and Delta regions, lauded the governor’s remarkable accomplishments in advancing the state’s development. Expressing heartfelt appreciation, Sheik Bello highlighted the governor’s inclusive governance by acknowledging the meaningful appointments of Muslims within his administration. With admiration and gratitude, the Sheik celebrated Governor Oyebanji’s monumental strides, affirming a shared commitment to progress and unity within the vibrant tapestry of the state

In a notable shift, the current administration has rewritten the narrative of political marginalization within the Muslim community, fulfilling promises made prior to the election by appointing Muslims to significant roles. This change has been particularly felt in Ekiti, where Muslims are experiencing unprecedented opportunities and representation, signaling a new era of inclusivity and empowerment.