Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola yesterday congratulated former governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola on his 70th birthday.
Oyetola, in a statement in Osogbo by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Ismail Omipidan, described Oyinlola as the people’s prince.
“On behalf of the government and the good people of Osun, I join family members, friends, associates and well-wishers to felicitate with a former governor of our dear state, Prince Oyinlola, on the auspicious occasion of his 70th birthday.
“As you attain an exciting milestone in life, I celebrate the Grace of God upon your life and His enduring graciousness,” he said.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has congratulated Prince Oyinlola as he turned 70.
Sanwo-Olu, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Gboyega Akosile, in Ikeja, described Oyinlola as an elder statesman worth celebrating.
According to him, Oyinlola is worth celebrating for his life of consistent commitment to public service in capacities as a military officer, administrator and politician.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, yesterday congratulated Prince Oyinlola on his 70th birthday.
The Ooni celebrated the former governor in a statement by his Director of Media and Public Affairs, Comrade Moses Olafare, in Ile-Ife.
He described Oyinlola as a cultured Yoruba prince, a worthy politician and an elder statesman par excellence.