Osun Inaugurates 389 Local Councillors, forms a parliamentary system of government
The government of State of Osun on Monday, February 26, 2018 inaugurated 389 local councillors who emerged winners in the just concluded local government elections held on January 27, 2018 after 10 years.
In his speech titled “A new dawn in democratic representation”, governor of the state, Ogbeni Aregbesola said it is most pleasing to see democratic government return to the local governments after many tryst with caretaker committees and executive secretaryship.
It will be recalled that we reported stories from the local council elections on this blog and how it was boycotted by the main opposition party. All the 389 local councilors inaugurated contested on opposed to emerge winners.
The governor also inaugurated a parliamentary system of government which would govern the activities of local governments in the state.