Governor Makinde of Oyo state on Tuesday october 13,2020 visited the Palace of Kabiyesi, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, the Soun of Ogbomoso and pledged the sum of N100 Million to begin immediate repairs of the palace and replacement of destroyed properties.
Recall Effiezy reported, suspected hoodlums on 11th October, 2020 disrupted a meeting between the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare; the Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi, and some chiefs.
The hoodlums ended up destroying properties in the palace.
The Governor has however been heavily criticized for donating such a huge amount of money for the renovation of the Soun’s Palace.
In several reactions by citizens, it was wondered if the Palace was seriously damaged to warrant a N100 million naira donation.
Some also wondered if the Governor donated a palliative worth N100 million to the parents of the deceased.
See Tweets below:
We were also at the Palace of Kabiyesi, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, the Soun of Ogbomoso. We pledged the sum of N100 Million to begin immediate repairs of the palace and replacement of destroyed properties. pic.twitter.com/NuNXjgRbYT
— Seyi Makinde (@seyiamakinde) October 13, 2020
Repairing Soun Ogbomoso Palace should not cost more than #300K to #400K. Seyi Makinde is spending #100M to repair it and this weed smoker is commanding us to make him as our President. Are you guys normal at all?
— Ayinde Adepegba(Oba Okin) (@AyindeAdepegba) October 14, 2020