Olufemi Timothy Enjoins Disability Community to Applaud Governor Seyi Makinde for Transformative Impact

The Executive Assistant to the Governor on Disability Matters, Honorable Femi Timothy, commends Governor Seyi Makinde for his outstanding commitment and accomplishments in improving the lives of individuals with disabilities in Oyo State.

Olufemi Timothy encourages the disability community to continue praising Governor Seyi Makinde for his substantial contributions to this marginalized group.

Under Governor Seyi Makinde’s leadership, significant strides have been made to address the needs and concerns of persons with disabilities. His administration has prioritized inclusivity, resulting in the establishment of the Agency for Persons with Disability. This agency serves as a platform to advocate for their rights and ensure their voices are heard at every level of governance.

Furthermore, Governor Seyi Makinde’s commitment is evidenced by the creation of the Office for the Executive Assistant on Disability Matters. This dedicated office serves as a bridge between the government and the disability community, ensuring effective communication and swift action on disability-related issues.

To ensure equitable representation and support at the grassroots level, the Governor has appointed supervisory councillors in all thirty-three local governments across the state. This initiative aims to provide localized assistance, services, and programs that cater to the unique needs of individuals with disabilities in their respective communities.

Governor Seyi Makinde’s administration has taken further steps to support persons with disabilities within Oyo State. Notably, individuals with disabilities have been employed in the Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM), creating opportunities for their meaningful participation in the educational sector.

Moreover, recognizing the importance of accessible transportation, the government has provided free buses specifically designated for persons with disabilities. This initiative aims to enhance their mobility and ensure greater inclusivity throughout the state.

Furthermore, the government has actively pursued empowerment programs tailored to the unique needs of individuals with disabilities. These initiatives aim to equip them with tools, resources, and skills necessary for their personal and professional development. These additional measures demonstrate Governor Seyi Makinde’s commitment to fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for persons with disabilities in Oyo State.

Honorable Femi Timothy urges persons with disabilities to express gratitude towards Governor Seyi Makinde for his tireless efforts and encourages patience as the government works towards further benefits for the community.

The legacy that Governor Seyi Makinde has established through his diligence and empathy is one that will be treasured for years to come.

In light of recent events, Honorable Femi Timothy also appeals to the disability community to offer prayers for Governor Seyi Makinde concerning the unfortunate explosion that occurred in Bodija, Ibadan.

The community’s support during this challenging time will undoubtedly strengthen the Governor’s determination to continue serving the people of Oyo State with unwavering dedication.

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