By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
The Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN has described the first interim Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande as a man of many parts.
The Governor in a statement by Commissioner of information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo on Saturday stated that the former Governor of Osun State is a gift to the nation.
Governor Akeredolu in his birthday message to the pioneer Acting National Chairman of the ruling party said, “The most adorable of all virtues is humility; he possesses it from which many other values flow”
“Aborting no grudges and dispensing leadership at will at every needful point, Chief Akande has offered the Yoruba Nation and indeed, Nigeria very enviable paths to follow along the line of integrity and exemplified altruism.
“His commitments to humanity are legendary even as he exudes moderation of immeasurable heights. No doubt, his deeply inexorable comportment, rare humility and uncommon commitment to selfless service to the people have combined to mark paths of honesty to emulate. He means a lot to Nigeria.
“On this auspicious occasion of his 82nd birthday, it is our prayer that the ideals he has demonstrated, represented, and yearned for all his life shall manifest to moments of glory in his lifetime”.