The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State yesterday expressed happiness with the efforts of the state government in exploring ways to reduce ‘financial wastage’ in governance.
The party is specifically appreciative of the mass refurbishment of government vehicles that had been abandoned by previous administrations. With the uncommon initiative, the state has been able to recondition, bring more vehicles and save so much money that could be expended on other sectors clamouring for attention.
A statement by the party’s state Publicity Secretary, Mr. Alex Kalejaye, said: “The array of cars, refurbished with warranty, and being commissioned today (Friday) are products of ingenuity.
“The current administration inherited a state that was hugely indebted. The usual practice of placing orders for new vehicles would have further plunged the state deeper into debt.”
The party urged drivers and others users of the vehicles to share the view of the Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), by ensuring good maintenance attitude. The state chapter appealed to the governor to apply the saving culture in other departments of government to further enhance efficiency to the benefits of all. Kalejaye said the economic reality in the country “compels the necessity for governments at all levels to look inwardly and make the best of the available