Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the State of Ondo congratulated the Prince, Sir, General Olu Bajowi (Rtd) when he reached the turning point of 80 years, describing him as a man of immense ability and impeccable character.
In a congratulatory letter he personally signed and sent to the Octagon on his birthday on December 27, Akeredolu said that Bajowa was “a man of immense ability and impeccable character whose lives were all exemplary and worthy of imitation. and everything.
Bajowa is the Jagummolu land of Ikala and Ojagbulegun spring.
The governor said in a message: “On behalf of my wife Betty, myself, the government and the good people of the state of Ondo, I greet Prince, Mr., (General) Joseph Olu Bajowu, Doctor of Science, OFR, Jagunmolu of Icale on his 80th birthday .
“Gen. Olu Bajowa (Rtd) no doubt, a man of immense ability starting his career as a young military officer, where he climbed through the ranks of the officer corps to the enviable rank of Major General and retired at the age of 40
Welcoming Bajowa’s commitment to nation-building, Akeredolu noted that Bajowa is “a man with immense passion and love for the unity of Nigeria and the development of the Ondo state, and therefore for his community.
“Since he deservedly served his homeland, he really deserves the recognition he receives. Honorable people are always known for their qualities and character, and our dear General is one of them.
“It’s pretty unbelievable that the quintessential general was already 80, because he’s still strong as a young man,”
Akeredolu noted that, having retired at the main age of 40 from the Nigerian armed forces, Bajowa has recognizably held various senior positions in the Federal Civil Service, parastatals and top government agencies, dealing with business, politics, and later academics.
He added that the People’s General is a man of enviable and impeccable character in both the private and public spheres.
“Jagunmolu is a man of strong will, conviction, courage and bravery and is ready at all times to speak the power of truth and does not run away from airing his opinions. ”
Akeredolu said that “for a man who has spent most of his life consolidating on a Nigerian project, the people of Ondo State will be happy to identify with General Joseph Olu Bajowa on this great occasion.
“Once again, we celebrate your invaluable contribution to the unity of Nigeria, the development of the Ondo state and your community.
As a state, we look forward to working with you and wish you a sound birthday celebration. ”
Therefore, the Governor wished Bajowi good health and strength to continue his enviable service to humanity as it marks four essential years.