Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, pays a visit to his predecessor in office, Akinwumi Ambode, on Wednesday [today] as the latter marks his 60th birthday.
Sanwo-Olu, via his Twitter handle @jidesanwoolu had tweeted:
Today, I joined family and friends at an initimate gathering celebrating former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on his milestone birthday. I wish him many more fruitful years!
On behalf of my dear wife, Ibijoke, the government and good people of Lagos State, I join family, friends and political associates of my predecessor, former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to congratulate him on his 60th birthday.
Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode dedicated his young and adult life to the service of Lagos State, first as a civil servant and later as the 14th Governor of our dear State.
As Council Treasurer, Auditor General for Local Government, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Accountant-General of Lagos State, he displayed a high level of integrity, dedication and professionalism to service in the public sector.
He recorded same achievements as Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and as the State’s Accountant General.
He also made positive and significant impacts in some sectors during his tenure as Lagos State Governor, working for the continuous growth and development of our State.
I wish His Excellency, former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode a happy birthday and pray that he witnesses many more fruitful years in good health. Amen
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