By Chukwuemeka Abbah, ABUJA
Youth and Sports Development Minister, Mr. Sunday Dare has congratulated former Oyo State Governor Otunba Adebayo Alao Akala as he clocked 70 today (Wednesday) describing it as a landmark achievement.
According to the Minister, “Let me congratulate you on your 70th birthday. You have indeed come a long way and poised to even go further. I celebrate with you today and pray that God will continue to keep you in good health.”
Dare noted that, “When you have the grace to celebrate this landmark age in good health and sound mind, then you have to give glory to God and roll out the drums in celebration. When you look back, then you realise there is course to celebrate. My prayer is that God will guide, protect and grant you strength as you continue in your life journey,” Dare concluded.
The former Police Officer served as Deputy to Governor Rasheed Ladoja before succeeding him following his impeachment.