As usual, May 27 of every year is a day and date set aside to celebrate our children. The Governor of Oyo State has dim it fit to felicitate with children in the state on the occasion of the 2020 Children’s day.
“I felicitate with the children of Oyo State and children all over the world on this auspicious occasion of Children’s Day celebration.
“Children’s Day is an event celebrated in many places across the world. The day is simply set to honour children and minors.
“We sincerely love you, but in the face of the present situation of COVID-19 in the country, it is impossible to gather for celebrations”.
“As we pray for God’s protection, may we all live to witness and celebrate 2021 Children’s day and beyond, in good health, peace and progress in every area of our lives”, he prayed.
The governor charged children to be good ambassadors of the state and their parents.
He also urged them to shun evil vices and be of good behaviour so that they can have a brighter future.