By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
The President and founder of the Sword of the Spirit Ministries,Ibadan, Bishop Francis Wale Oke, on Tuesday declared the victory of Governor Seyi Makinde at the Election Tribunal on Monday was a further testimony of God’s ordination of his election.
In a congratulatory message to Governor Makinde made available to newsmen in Ibadan, Bishop Wale Oke said the emergence of Engineer Makinde at the governorship poll was the true reflection of the wishes of the people of Oyo State.
“This passage and phase,are not just by mere coincidence. God has so appointed you, Governor Makinde,to fulfill His purpose of bringing succor to the state and its people at this point in time.The by-product of this, should be enduring. It’s a special grace. You have started well and we pray you berth successfully” said the renowned cleric.”, he said.
Bishop Wale Oke in the statement said the victory at Tribunal should serve as the needed tonic and impetus through which the state and its people could further be lifted to lofty heights by Governor Makinde and his team, adding that the governor should use every day of his administration in serving the people of the state and God.
While calling for continuos prayers and support for the Makinde led administration in the state, Bishoo Wale Oke urged the people to always be law-abiding so as to ensure the development of the state as envisioned by its founding fathers.