*Bags Golden Son Of Yorubaland Award
By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
A chieftain of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Ambassador Olufemi Ajadi Oguntoyinbo on Friday, said that he has dedicated his life to youth development, supporting women, quality leadership and peace in the country.
Ambassador Ajadi made this known after receiving an award of ‘Golden Son of Yoruba land’ bestowed on him by the Oyo State Canteen Workers Union on Thursday, November 30, 2023, held at Recreation ground, Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital.
The NNPP Chieftain pointed out that nothing can make him to deviate from working for youth developments because the youths are the future of the country and well as be a supportive to feminine gender while providing quality leadership and promoting peace and unity of the country.
Ambassador Ajadi who was the governorship candidate of the NNPP in Ogun State during the last governorship election in the country declared that said he believes that there is the need to guide the youths from bad behaviour, put them on good pedestal and ensure that they are not lured into criminality.
Speaking on the award, Ambassador Ajadi disclosed that he is grateful for the award and that he appreciates the Oyo State Canteen Workers Union for their good gesture, saying, he is happy that his dedication and contributions to the growth of Ogun State, Yorubaland and the country as a whole is being appreciated, saying that will push him to do more.
“I am happy that my little efforts is being appreciated and that will push me to do more. I am dedicated to the youth development because the youth are the leaders of tomorrow. So if we want the future of the country to be bright, we need to take care of the youth. Nothing will stop me from promoting the development of the youth”, he said
Ambassador Ajadi added, ” I have engaged in training of youths particularly in Ogun State and upon completion of training I have facilitated for them equipment and fund to start their own businesses.
” I am doing this to ensure that our youths are lured out of bad behaviours such as drug trafficking, swindling activities popularly refer to as Yahoo among other bad tendencies. I am also dedicated to promotion of peace in the country because without peace, the nation cannot progress”.
Speaking, the Chairperson of the Oyo State Canteen Workers Union, Alhaja Amdalat Iyadunni Lawal said the honour was bestowed on Ajadi for his dedication to peace, youth and women development, and quality leadership.
The award ceremony was graced by the Paramount King of Fuji, Alhaji Abass, who entertained the guests; A.J Otolowo of United Kingdom; Hon. Kilamuwaye Badmus, the Southwest Public Relations Officer NNPP; Comrade Olowu Olayemi Omokehinde, PRO, Ogun State Chapter of the NNPP; Hon. Fatai Adenaya, and Hon. Akingbala Semiu.