The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa on Sunday, praised the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on his 58th birthday, on Sunday, June 25, 2023.
The speaker in a congratulatory message to the governor and the Chief of Staff to the President, Femi Gbajabiamila, described Sanwo-Olu as an exemplary governor with a sense of purpose and commitment to the ideals that make Lagos great.
Hon.Obasa who described the governor as a technocrat of repute said Lagos State will continue to benefit from his wealth of knowledge and experience as he grows older.
“You have constantly ignited the passion for the sustenance of the dream, vision and inclusiveness that have kept us achieving more for the people of our dear State.
“Your life speaks a volume of blessings, God’s favour and, because you are a technocrat of repute, our State of Excellence will continue to benefit from your wealth of knowledge and experience as you increase in age.
“Indeed, this is just the beginning of greater years to come,” the speaker stated.
Similarly, the Lagos Speaker described Gbajabiamila, as a compassionate person and one who breathes life into every task he is assigned to.
According to him, history will always be kind to Gbajabiamila for his exemplary leadership, in leading the most peaceful green chamber in the history of Nigeria.
“You have consistently displayed genuineness of purpose and leadership.
“We witnessed this in the various positions you held at the House of Representatives and more especially as Speaker. History will always throw you up as the leader of one of the most peaceful periods of the House of Representatives in Nigeria.
“Your leadership skills, diligence and commitment to nation-building are few of the radiant and remarkable attributes that will continue to help you meet the tasks ahead as you support Mr President in his pursuit for a greater Nigeria,” Obasa stated.
However, he prayed that God empowers him, to remain of service to God and humanity.
“On behalf of my family, colleagues, management and staff of the Lagos legislature, I pray that Almighty Allah will always empower you to remain of service to Him and humanity, amin,” Obasa prayed.