The delegation of Iyin-Ekiti to the Senate Public hearing on the proposed University of Health and medical sciences, Iyin Ekiti met with the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja to canvassed for his support and other relevant Stakeholders
The delegation led by Oba Adeola Adeniyi Ajakaiye, Oyinyosaiye Uyin III, Oluyin of Iyin Ekiti, joined by Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo and Senator Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, Senator representing Ekiti Central Senatorial District.
The delegation canvassed the support of the Vice-president for two bills of great importance to the community;
1 Bill for the Establishment of Federal University of Health and Medical Sciences, Iyin Ekiti.
2. Bill to name Federal University, Oye-Ekiti after General Adeyinka Adebayo, as announced at his funeral.
The team informed the Vice-president that both bills had passed second reading at the Senate, urging him to lend his support at the necessary level.
The Vice-president congratulated Oba Ajakaiye and the community for having a special breed of Sons and Daughters whose efforts has yielded this much.
While expressing his strong belief in the bills progression at the Senate, he promised his total support for the actualisation of the two bills at the crucial stage.
Other members of the delegation were Iyin-Ekiti Quarter Chiefs; President, Iyin Progressive Federal Union (IPFU),Was Represented by their VP Permanent Secretary, Ekiti State Ministry of Health Pastor Akinjide Akinleye; the first professor of Architecture in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa, Prof. Adeyinka Adeyemi; Iyin Ekiti Youth Forum (IYF) President, Comrade Abayomi Ogundipe and Treasurer, Comrade Ganiyu Lateef.
It would be recall that the two Bills were sponsored by Ekiti Central ,Senator Michael Opeyemi Bamidele.
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