Kwara Gov Extols Prof Oyawoye on 95th Birthday Celebration
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has congratulated Prof. Mohammed Jamiu Oyawoye on his 95th birthday anniversary, calling him a shining light and pride of the people of the state.
The Governor said the nonagenarian remains a fine reference point in impactful knowledge, philanthropy, community development, and love for good governance.
“I salute Baba today, as always, for his patriotic contributions and efforts to leave a country and a state that are far better than he met them. By all fair indices, Prof has distinguished himself as an icon with indelible marks in the sand of time,” he added.
“We are always proud to be among the many followers of Baba’s progressive politics. The government and people of Kwara State are proud of his many achievements, including his pioneering strides in the field of geology in Africa. May Allah continue to look after Baba and ease the rest of his life.”