State of Osun House of Assembly has felicitated with Speaker Najeem Salaam over his award of excellence by the faculty of Social Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife.
In a statement signed by the Majority Leader of the House, Mr. Timothy Owoeye, the award bestowed on Speaker Salaam who held his first and second degrees and currently on his P.hD from the faculty at the same university, in the mould of Professors Ogunbameru, Peter Ogunjuyigbe, Saturday Obiyan and others was clearSIGNAL of a prophet honoured at home.
Owoeye further stressed that the leadership style of Rt. Hon. Salaam was another testimony to hisCOMPETENCE as a trained political scientist from the ivory tower, saluting the faculty for searching for merit outside the box.
He said, “Speaker Salaam is a thorough bred Political scientist whose political sagacity and human relations could be used as a case study for students of politics on thesis, for he is endowed with the wisdom of fox to recognize political traps and has the courage of lion to weather any storm. Such a man deserves a medal”.
It would be recalled that the faculty of Social Science of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife honored Speaker Salaam with award of excellence at the first reunion of the alumni of the faculty last week Saturday, where late Professor Sam Aluko was given a posthumous award among others.
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