The Alake and paramount ruler of Egbaland,Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo has said that he is satisfied with the pace of development witnessed in Abeokuta so far.
The Paramount while briefing newsmen on the preparation for his tenth year coronation anniversary at his palace in Abeokuta listed the construction of fly-overs, creation of new towns in Abeokuta,the building of new and modern market which has increased commerce within the kingdom. Oba Gbadebo said the Osiele-Adatan road will be constructed soon by the governor of the state .
However,like Oliver Twist, Oba Gbadebo said he will never be satisfied until the entire egbaland is transformed into a modern ,twenty-first century city.He also described President Muhammadu Buhari who he met while serving in the Nigerian army as a deep man, deep in the sense that he doesn’t give room for frivolities and distractions. On his relationship with the immediate past governor of Ogun state,Otunba Gbenga Daniel,the Alake said they have reconciled and hold no grudge against him.