By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
It was a day of accolades and surprises as the Ogun State Deputy Governor, Engr. Noimot Salako-Oyedele, Hon. Yetunde Adesanya, member of Judicial Service Commission and other distinguished sons and daughters of the State bagged the Flashlight entertainment awards of recognition.
The event was held on Sunday at Quarry Imperial Hotel, Quarry road, Abeokuta. Ogun State witnessed turnout from top personalities from all works of life.
Receiving the award, the Ogun State Deputy Governor, Engr. Noimot Salako-Oyedele appreciated the organizers for recognizing her and other awardees, noting that it was a call to do more, saying to whom much is given, much is expected.
According to her, “This award came as a surprise to everyone, we appreciate your support for our administration and for all the recipients, it is a call for additional responsibilities that you have given to them, and am sure they will live up to the responsibilities.”
Also speaking at the event, Hon. Yetunde Adesanya from Ogun East Senatorial District in Odogbolu Local Government area of Ogun State and a member of the recently inaugurated Judicial Service Commission who bagged Accomplished Politician of repute Ogun East Senatorial District Award, described the award as a great privilege and honour bestowed on her.
She noted that celebrating those that have contributed their own quota to the development of Ogun state was highly commendable, promising to continue using her own resources to support the Media and the entertainment industry for better reportage
Some of the other awardees included Alhaja Princess Adijat Kuburat Edionsere popularly known as Cash Madam, Iya Suna of Egba Land who bagged special recognition award, Alhaji Abdul Bakai Ajao Okedara who was represented by Hon. Taiwo Oludotun who bagged accomplished politician of repute.
The awards are Engr Noimot Salako Oyedele deputy governor of Ogun state bag recognition award for the victory at the polls in March. Alhaja Prince Adijat Kuburat Edionsere popularly called Cash Madam, Iya Suna of Egba Land bags awards of special recognition and mother of the day. Hon. Mrs. Yetunde Sakirat Adesanya bag accomplished politician of repute Ogun Central Senatorial District, Alhaji Abdul Bakai Ajao Okedara bag accomplished politician of repute
Comr. Sanitarian Ayuba Olatunji, President NULGE Ogun State Chapter. Engr Mutiu Oshinowo president Abeokuta Sport Club, Barrister Kamilah Subar from Ogun west senatorial district was accomplished politician of repute award 2019. Comr. Sanitarian Ayuba Olatunji, President NULGE Ogun State Chapter. Engr Mutiu Oshinowo president Abeokuta Sport Club, Barr Mrs Kamilah Subar from Ogun west senatorial district was accomplished politician of repute award 2019.
Also in attendance are Hon. Kehinde Odeleye, former members of federal house of representative, Abuja. Hon. Barr Ojuri, chief of staff to the first lady; Hon. Ayoola Elegbeji, Hon. Idowu Olurin; Hon. Olaoluwa Olabimtan, Special Assistant to governor on Budget and Alhaja Aliu, Akintayo, former members of Ogun state house of assembly.