Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), (CON), has received heartfelt congratulations and appreciation on his 60th birthday, as Senator Tokunbo Abiru appraised his outstanding achievements as an exemplary public servant and leader.
Senator Tokunbo Abiru, speaking on behalf of the Lagos East Senatorial District in his congratulatory message, expressed deep admiration for Governor Fashola’s exceptional contributions during his tenure as the Executive Governor of Lagos State and as the Honourable Minister of Works and Housing at the Federal level.
In a statement sighted by Kakalistiq media, he stressed that Governor Fashola consistently surpassed expectations, setting a remarkable standard for public service delivery.
Senator Abiru, who had the privilege of closely working with Governor Fashola, said he witnessed firsthand his unwavering commitment to excellence. The Governor’s passion and dedication, he said, served as a benchmark for others to emulate across Nigeria, earning him accolades as the most celebrated minister under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.
He averred that Governor Fashola’s substantial strides in public infrastructure development throughout Nigeria have been widely recognized and lauded, adding that his accomplishments in this critical field have brought immense pride to the nation.
“I extend my warmest congratulations to an outstanding achiever, brother, and boss, His Excellency Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), (CON), on the occasion of his 60th landmark birthday.
“Your Excellency, you are an exemplary public servant who distinguished himself during your tenure as the Executive Governor of Lagos State and as the Honourable Minister of Works and Housing at the Federal level. In both roles, you exceeded the expectations of the people and set a high standard for public service delivery.
“As someone who had the privilege of working closely with you during your tenure as the Executive Governor of Lagos State, I witnessed firsthand your unwavering passion for excellence. Your leadership set a benchmark for others to follow across Nigeria.
“We are not surprised that you became the most celebrated minister under the President Muhammadu Buhari administration due to the massive strides you made in public infrastructure development in Nigeria. We are very proud of your accomplishments.
“Your Excellency, on behalf of the esteemed constituents of the Lagos East Senatorial District, I want to express our profound gratitude for the pivotal role you played in the advancement of the work on Ikorodu/Sagamu Road, and the rehabilitation of Ikorodu-Itokin Road which was awarded under your watch.
“On this auspicious occasion of your 60th birthday, I join your family, friends, and loved ones in wishing you a happy birthday. I pray that Almighty Allah grants you good health and a sound mind as you age gracefully,” the statement read.