Richard Olajide, the Chief Press Secretary to the late Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, tendered his resignation letter a few hours after the Lucky 4 was sworn in as the Executive Governor of the state.
In Olajide's resignation letter which dates Wednesday, December 27, 2023, he gave reason for quitting his partnership with the state government and expressed his profound sorrow over the untimely death of his principal, Rotimi Akeredolu.
Parts of Richard Olajide's resignation letter read:
”It is with a heavy heart and deep sadness that I tender my resignation as the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, effective today, Wednesday, December 27, 2023.
”My decision to resign is hinged on the unfortunate and untimely demise of our leader, principal, and father figure, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, CON.
”Throughout my tenure as Chief Press Secretary, I have been fortunate enough to witness firsthand the exceptional qualities of Governor Akeredolu. His courage, truthfulness, and honesty were unrivaled and they served as a constant source of inspiration for me.
”In light of this tragedy, I believe it is for everyone to honor and respect Governor Akeredolu’s legacy and memory.
”I will continue to contribute to the development of our society in any way I can, carrying with me the principles instilled in me by my mentor, principal, and father, Governor Akeredolu.”
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Published 12/27/2023 9:30:59 PM