Speaker, State of Osun, House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam has extolled the virtue of the Elder Statesman, Chief Khamis Olatunde Badmus, as the Asiwaju Adini of Yoruba land hits the septuagenarian milestone.
In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Goke Butika, Speaker Salaam describes the Osogbo born business mogul as the leader of men and resources whose passion for humanity was unrivaled, saying his wisdom and leadership were the sterling qualities that endear him to all political and business leaders in the nation and in particular, State of Osun.
Speaker Salaam stressed that the state parliament elected to celebrate and identify with Chief Badmus, because he is one of the biggest employers of labour, a productive enterprenure and renowned farmer, and a prominent figure among the founding fathers of the state.
He then lauded the septuagenarian elder statesman for his strive all the time to assist any government in power on the development of the state irrespective of political affiliation or religious divide, saying the government at all levels in the state would continue to tap from his wisdom.
Speaker Salaam, while wishing Chief Badmus happy birthday, prays God to grant him long life in good health and wisdom of the sage to further his task of human and state development.