Abiodun bags eminent ambassadorial award

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Following the unwavering determination towards sustaining a peaceful socio-economic condition of the state, Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has been honoured with an eminent Ambassador of Peace award.
The outstanding award, received on behalf of Governor Abiodun by the Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Hon. Olaolu Olabimtan, was conferred on him during a special Sunday Service by the Nigerian Baptist Convention, (NBC), during its 110th Super Centenary Anniversary celebration, at the International Convention Centre, Lafuwape, Kilometre 30, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
Governor Abiodun appreciated the honour to be part of the historic celebration, saying the Nigerian Baptist Convention remained a notable catalyst for positive change and a source of inspiration in its contribution to the growth and development of Nigeria.
He counselled people to recommit themselves to core values where love, compassion, justice and equality would reign, calling for a society where dignity, respect and righteousness prevail for more socio-economic development in Nigeria.
The Governor assured the people of his unwavering commitment in advancing lofty goals and aspirations, to engender peace in the state.
Speaking, the President, Nigerian Baptist Convention, (NBC), Rev. Dr. Israel Akanji, commended the state government for gracing the event, expressing delight over the 110 years of existence of NBC in the country, leading to its supercentenary year and thanked all for gracing the annual occasion.
The occasion was also graced by the Ekiti State Governor, Abiodun Oyebanji, who was represented by the state’s Head of Service, Engr. Sunday Komolafe.

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