Tinubu congratulates Oyedepo, Awolowo at 69, 60


President Bola Tinubu has warmly felicitated with the Presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide (Winners Chapel International), David Oyedepo, on the occasion of his 69th birthday on September 27, 2023.

President Tinubu, in a statement by his spokesman, Ajuri Ngelale, affirmed that the words and works of wisdom demonstrated by the visionary gospel leader continue to resonate within and beyond Nigeria, impacting greatly on the economy in the areas of education, healthcare, infrastructure, banking, publishing and transportation.

The President acknowledged the great strides of Bishop Oyedepo in pursuing personal, intellectual and spiritual development for humanity, while encouraging many to grow through the practical teaching of the Word of Faith with remarkable results in the expansion of the ministry.

“President Tinubu believes the lifestyle of the Bishop, reflected in his teachings on love, peace, prosperity, faith and wisdom; remain exemplary even as his dedication to building lasting institutions and a God-fearing generation speaks of his unequivocal commitment to God.

“The President prays that the Almighty God will continue to fortify and multiply His grace on Bishop Oyedepo and his family,” Ngelale said.

Also, President Tinubu has joined Nigerians and well-wishers globally in celebrating the President of the National Trade Promotion Organisations of the Economic Community of West African States, Segun Awolowo, as he turns 60 on September 27, 2023.

President Tinubu shared in the immense joy of this important milestone with the scion of Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s family, while congratulating the former Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council for sustaining the legacy of the family in public service.

“The President recognizes the zeal, courage and wisdom that Mr. Segun Awolowo has brought into the positions of leadership he has previously held, with an admirable profile of working with every President of Nigeria since 1999, while leaving behind his trademark works of excellence at every stage.

“As Mr. Awolowo clocks 60, President Tinubu appreciates the sacrifices of the legal practitioner, who accepted the call to serve the country at a young age, and continues to inspire younger generations to imbibe the virtues of excellence and patriotism in service.

“The President prays for the well-being of Mr. Segun Awolowo and his family, while wishing him many more years in good health and quality service delivery in his present and future endeavours,” Ngelale noted.