The Minister of Inside, Rauf Aregbesola, on Thursday, expressed concern on the falling normal of training in Osun State.
Aregbesola spoke when he was offered with a Life-Time Achievement Award by the Nationwide Mum or dad Instructor Affiliation of Nigeria in Abuja.
He mentioned the award was a recognition of his contribution to the event of training in Osun throughout his tenure as governor of the state.
The minister mentioned: “Osun was ranked as one of many tenth largest economies in Nigeria, ranked as 2nd highest in colleges enrolment/attendance, subsequent to Lagos State with enrolment shifting from 15 to 45, and later to over 65 p.c by the point I left workplace.
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“However sadly right now, the state of affairs has modified. And it pained me that the imaginative and prescient and capability that we demonstrated in delivering companies to the individuals have been arrested. I’m solely placing the information straight and to not castigate anyone.
“When it comes to safety of lives and property, Osun was first in Nigeria peace index based on statistics from the Nationwide Bureau of Statistics (2018). Those that tried to rob a financial institution in Osun paid the supreme value for his or her motion as they have been neutralised by safety forces. We invested closely on safety and lifted over 700,000 individuals out of poverty.”
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