Oil and gas industry stakeholders on Sunday converged on Ibadan to celebrate the governor-electof oyo State, Mr Seyi Makinde, on his victory.
A statement on Wednesday said Makinde, who is the Group Managing Director of Macon Group Limited, an oil and gas company, was honoured at an event tagged, ‘Engr. Seyi Makinde’s Oil and Gas Industry Stakeholders’ Reception.’
The event host, Chief Dotun Sanusi, Chief Executive Officer of TNL Drilling and the owner of Ilaji Hotels and Sports Resort, attributed Makinde’s victory to “resilience and hard work”.
He said, “A proper look into the mindset of an average oil and gas person will reveal a mind filled with focus and resilience.”
Makinde promised to increase the internally generated revenue of the state and improve on whatever he would meet on the ground.
Other dignitaries at the event included former Deputy Senate Whip, Hosea Agboola; and former House of Representatives member, Babatunde Oduyoye.