Rotimi Makinde Felicitates Ooni of Ife @ 49
By Richard Akintade, Osogbo
A former lawmaker who represented Ife Federal constituency in the 7th Assembly in Osun State, Hon. Rotimi Makinde, has felicitated with the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, on the occasion of his 49th birthday anniversary.
Hon Makinde in his congratulatory message to the Ooni and made available to journalists on Tuesday, described the famous traditional ruler as a distinguished royal father and worthy ambassador not only in Osun State but the entire nation.
The Ife-born politician lauded the traditional ruler for prioritizing the welfare of his subjects while commending him for his total commitment to the peace, stability, and development of Osun State and Nigeria as a whole since he ascended the throne.
The former lawmaker also praised Oba Ogunwusi’s devotion to youth empowerment and development, noting that his various interventions in youth advocacy, entrepreneurship, agriculture, and education had impacted young people in and outside Osun State.
“I am delighted to celebrate my father, the Arole Oodua, Ooni Ogunwusi on his 49th birthday today, I wish you long life and prosperity and continue to flourish like palm trees baba.
” On behalf of my family, Happy Birthday to you Kabiyesi”.