Atiku Abubakar Extends Heartfelt Birthday Wishes to Ooni of Ife
In a heartwarming gesture, Atiku Abubakar, the Vice President of Nigeria, took to social media to extend his warmest birthday felicitations to Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, the revered Ooni of Ife, as he celebrates his 49th birthday today.
Atiku Abubakar, in his heartfelt message, celebrated the Ooni of Ife for his dynamic approach to the throne, acknowledging his remarkable ability to make the ancient traditions relevant among the younger generation. The Vice President commended Ojaja II for his jovial disposition, seamlessly balanced with the weight of tradition that he dutifully carries, embodying the perfect blend of modernity and heritage.
Highlighting the Ooni’s diplomatic finesse, Atiku Abubakar praised his efforts in easing old tensions between kingdoms, particularly noting his harmonious relationship with Oba Lamidi Adeyemi. This reconciliation not only bridged gaps but also brought lasting harmony to the Yorubaland region. As the Co-Chairman of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCTRN), the Ooni of Ife demonstrated outstanding leadership, building essential bridges for the greater good of the nation.
Addressing Ojaja II as the Aare Adimula of the Source and a cherished son of Osun State by marriage, Atiku Abubakar extended his heartfelt wishes for a joyous birthday and a prosperous life ahead. He expressed his hope for a long and fruitful reign for the revered monarch, wishing him continuous wisdom and strength as he guides his people towards a prosperous future.
This heartfelt message from the Vice President resonates with the sentiments of many, reflecting the deep respect and admiration for the Ooni of Ife’s contributions to Yoruba culture, tradition, and national unity. As the nation joins in celebrating this significant milestone, the Ooni of Ife’s legacy continues to inspire generations, fostering a sense of pride and unity among Nigerians.
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