Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has felicitated the Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland and former Governor of the state, Sen. Rasheed Ladoja, who clocked 76 on Friday.
Makinde, in a congratulatory message, through his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, described Ladoja as an exemplar and worthy model for the younger generations.
He lauded Ladoja for his service to the state and humanity. Makinde said that Ladoja had shone brightly as a businessman, governor and community leader.
He prayed to God to give the former governor sound health and continuous grace. “We rejoice with His Excellency, Sen. Rashidi Ladoja, the Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland and former governor of Oyo State, on the occasion of his birthday.
“We celebrate a man who has distinguished himself as a leader in all ramifications, having shone brightly as a businessman, distinguished senator, governor, high chief in Ibadanland and respectable community leader.
“Baba Ladoja has lived a life of service to humanity and touched countless lives positively.
“He remains an exemplar and worthy model for the younger generations.
“On behalf of the government and good people of Oyo state, I rejoice with him and join the rest of Baba’s biological and political families, admirers and associates to wish him sound health and continuous grace,” the governor said. (NAN)
– Sept. 25, 2020 @ 16:29 GMT |