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A Senator who represented the Ogun West Senatorial district in the National Assembly, Sen Gbenga Obadara has described former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba has a strong pillar of progressive leadership in the country.
Obadara made this description in a letter sent to the former Governor to celebrate him on his 82nd birthday.
The letter titled “Happy 82nd Birthday To a Dependable Leader” and dated 14th July, 2021.
According to Obadara in the congratulatory letter , “I join your wonderful family, friends, close associates, well-meaning party members and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as well as the good people of Ogun State, and other Nigerians to extend very warm congratulations to Your Excellency, a peaceloving, elder statesman and a living legend, Your Excellency, our dear Akinrogun of Egbaland, strong pillar of progressive leadership; transformational leader, whose life is a continuous source of joy and pride to us all, on the occasion of your 82nd birthday on 15th July, 2021”.
He added “Your Excellency and My Very Dear Dependable Leader, your legacy of patriotic and compassionate leadership is unparalleled. You are a humble leader, whose life of simplicity, visionary leadership style, wisdom and disciplined outlook has kept us all till date. You have contributed immensely to nation-building and we believe in the strong foundation you have laid for the development of our country. Your wealth of wisdom and indomitable spirit has truly inspired us. You are indeed a role model to us and future generations worthy of emulation.
“Our prayer for you on this auspicious occasion of your 82nd birthday is that, God would grant you many more healthy years, robust health, more wisdom, enduring grace, peace and many more fruitful years to serve humanity and the Nation. You are indeed, a rare blessing to humanity and we are thankful to God for blessing us with a loving and caring Father as you. We celebrate you tody, and will always do!
“Our Dependable Leader and Mentor, I heartily rejoice with you, your amiable and supportive wife, Beere Aderinsola Osoba as we celebrate with you on this auspicious occasion.
“Please accept as always, the assurances of my kindest regards”.