The governor in statement by the Director, Bureau of Communications and strategy, Mr. Semiu Okanlawon felicitates with the speaker who turned 50 years on Saturday the 8th of August.
Aregbesola stressed that Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam deserves the prayer of all as he turns 50, saying the state at this stage needs quality leaders to steer the state to the desired level among states in Nigeria.
“The effective leadership we have provided in this state with the massive delivery of people oriented programmes could not have been without the appropriate cooperation of the House under the Speaker.
“It is therefore pertinent to note that The Speaker has been a major factor in the delivery of good governance and this we are optimistic will continue.” The governor was quoted as saying
The governor commended the Ejigbo born politician for providing effective leadership for the House of Assembly through passage of various laws and other oversight functions for the smooth and unhindered progress of the state in the All Progressives Congress dominated House.
Aregbesola enjoined the people of the state to pray for long life for the speaker so that he will continue to wax stronger in uplifting the state of the virtuous.
“On behalf of my family, government and the people of Osun State, we wish the speaker a happy birthday.
“We pray that Almighty God will grant him long life and the grace to continue to do that which will benefit Osun and the country at large”.