By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
The Ajia Balogun Olubadan, Oloye Adegboyega Adegoke on Saturday congratulated the Ibadan born renowned businessman and philanthropist, Chief Dotun Sanusi, the Mogaji Olugbade Compound, Oja’aba, Ibadan, on his 52nd birthday
Oloye Adegoke in a message made available to journalists in Ibadan described the Mogaji Olugbade as a foremost investor and a philanthropist par excellence, who has used his wealth to develop the socio-economy and human development of the state and the country as whole.
According to the Ajia Balogun Olubadan, Chief Sanusi has used his entrepreneurial skills to transform what was hitherto a jungle into a foremost tourist centre in Ilaji Hotels and Sports Resort.
Oloye Adegoke stressed that due to Chief Sanusi’s entrepreneurial ingenuity, “a place once referred to as a desert of employment opportunities has become a hub of economic activities.”
“Dotun is known for his patriotism and kind heartedness, who is always making sacrifices to safeguard human and capital development. The business mogul remains a shining example of the virtues of choosing entrepreneurship from an early age. He had pursued his career with diligence and perseverance to build some of the state’s largest resort and tourism centre”, he said.
The Ajia Balogun Olubadan added, ‘the humility, simplicity and cosmopolitan outlook of the entrepreneur who defies ethnic and religious persuasions in extending support to the poor and vulnerable and providing employment opportunities without discrimination.”
“I acknowledged Dotun’s role in bolstering the economy through continuous engagement and counseling,inspiring and mentoring young Nigerians to greatness on best practices in promoting the ease of doing business”.
The Ajia Balogun Olubadan then prayed that the almighty God would continue to protect the foremost entrepreneur and his family, and grant him more strength to mentor young people.