Action Democratic Party (ADP) governorship candidate in Oyo State in the 2019 general elections and former governor of the state, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala has reacted to the inclusion of his name in the list of about 50 high profile Nigerian placed on executive travel ban by President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government.
Akala while receiving members of Olaiya support foundation led by Prof. Abideen Olaiya his running mate in the 2019 Governorship election at his Ogbomoso country home on Sunday said it is normal for government to carry out its responsibilities as prescribed by law and that there is nothing special or political about it.
He said his mission is to return smiles to the faces of the people of Oyo State through developmental projects that will have direct impact on the lives of the citizenry.
The ADP governorship candidate stressed that if elected as the next governor of Oyo state come 2019, -his administration would focus on masses oriented, people centred programme beginning from May 29, 2019.
Otunba Akala pointed out that as far as he is concerned, any responsible and responsive government should prioritize it’s actions and fashion it out in a way to cater for the needs and aspirations of it citizens, saying, “that is why there is what we call opportunity cost in micro-economics theory.”
“Our administration cannot afford to trade with the joy and happiness of the masses, we will prioritize our actions and place premium on developing human capital. An hungry man is an angry man. Payment of Salaries and Pension of our retirees takes priority before any other thing,” he said