Former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in Osun State, Prince Adebayo Adeleke, popularly called BANIK has eulogised the Managing Director/CEO, National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Mr Bola Oyebamiji on his birthday.
In a statement personally signed by him, Adeleke described Oyebamiji, a former Commissioner for Finance in Osun State as a man worthy of celebration having impacted many lives positively in both his private and public lives.
According to him, Oyebamiji is a refined administrator, financial expert and grassroot mobiliser who has used his prowess to defined his personality as a man committed to the service of people.
BANIK described Oyebamiji as a team player, consistent and loyal character whose life trajectory is an embodiment of humility and courage.
He averred that the role played by Oyebamiji in stabilising Osun economy under the administration of the immediate past Government of Adegboyega Oyetola (now Minister for Marine and Blue Economy) can never be overemphasized.
Adeleke said: “Oyebamiji is a refined public administrator and financial guru who has brought his creativity and skills to bear and translate same to better the lots of many people in Osun and Nigeria in general.
“He is no doubt a responsible and dependable ally and leader whose loyalty to the constituted authority and commitment to service should be emulated.
“I have always cherished the consistency, humility, courage and kindness he has continuously demonstrated over the years of our engagement.
“On behalf of myself, my family and team, I rejoice with the NIWA boss on his birthday and wish him long life, good health and resounding success in all his endeavours.
“I pray that God spare his life for greater service to Nigeria in particular and humanity in general”, Adeleke stressed