By Solomon Odeniyi
As the Klobb Progresso Igbajo (KPI) hosts three of its members who were recently appointed into several Federal Board to a reception, the Secretary to the State Government of Osun, Alh. Moshood Adeoti has called on the trio to use the opportunity to serve humanity.
The SSG described the appointees as hard working individuals who have proved their worth in their different field of expertise.
He described the appointees as good ambassadors of the ancient town, who always strive to carve a niche for themselves.
Adeoti also called on the teeming populace in the town to always support indigenes of the community to serve humanity better.
In his word: “You should be proud of your sons who have had the opportunity to serve in the country, states and even local communities because they have always proven to be hardworking and be good ambassadors of the town.
“I am of the belief that these individuals have proven themselves to be above board in their past assignment and I am sure we are all proud of them”.
He described their appointments as rare privileges, citing that out of the 26 slots given to the state, the town had three to itself.
In his address, the chairman of the occasion and the Asiwaju of Igbajoland, Chief Adegboyega Awomolo urged the appointees to be upright and always put the interest of the community above their individual interests.
He admonished them to be hardworking and should not discriminate against anyone politically during and after their tenure in those offices to enable them achieve better goals in their endeavours.
The President of the club, Prince Gbite Ademikanra congratulated the appointees and described the appointment as a challenge and call to service.
The monarch of the town, Oba Isaac Olufemi Fashade, the Owa of Igbajoland in his speech disclosed that the appointees have been pride of the town anywhere, saying he was proud of so many illustrious sons and daughters of the town, who have been good ambassadors of the community within and outside the country.