Buhari salutes Professor Olu Aina at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the former Registrar of National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) Professor Olu Aina on the occasion of his 80th birthday on October24. The president commended the octogenarian for his trail-blazing and shining example in promoting training in vocational and technical education, which is essential to fostering sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction in the country.  From a humble beginning as a primary and secondary school teacher in South-West to a teaching assistant in the United States, lecturer in Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria and Professor of Vocational and Technical Education, the president said he believes that Prof Aina has always been at the forefront of impacting excellence in technical education that helps Nigerians acquire the right skills and training needed to succeed in the labour  market.

As family, friends, former students and well-wishers gather to celebrate the former Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Governing Council of Igbinedion University Okada and former Executive Member of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), the president prayed almighty God to grant the senior citizen more years of health, happiness and fulfillment.

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