Gbajabiamila @61: Your passion for service exceptional, says Akpakwu

The Consul of the Philippines Consulate in Lagos, Emmanuel Akpakwu, has congratulated former speaker of the House of Representatives and Chief of Staff to President Bola Tinubu, Femi Gbajabiamila, on his 61st birthday.

In a statement he personally signed Monday, Akpakwu said during his tenure as speaker, Gbajabiamila demonstrated remarkable vision, integrity and genuine desire to improve the lives of Nigerians, adding that his contributions to the legislative process and tireless efforts to promote good governance left a lasting impact on the nation.

The statement reads: “On this joyous occasion of your birthday, I extend my warmest wishes and heartfelt congratulations to you. As the former speaker of the House of Representatives, Federal Republic of Nigeria, and the current Chief of Staff to President and Commander- in- Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Bola Tinubu, GCFR, you have shown exceptional leadership and dedication to public service over the years.

“Your firm commitment to the progress and development of Nigeria is truly commendable. Under your tenure as speaker, you demonstrated remarkable vision, integrity, and a genuine desire to improve the lives of the Nigerian people. Your contributions to the legislative process and your tireless efforts to promote good governance have left a lasting impact on the Nation.

“As you celebrate another year of life, may this day be filled with joy, love and blessings, may you continue to inspire others with your exemplary hard-work and commitment to the betterment of Nigeria. Your passion for service and your ability to bring people together for a common purpose are truly admirable traits.

“On behalf of the Philippines Consulate, Lagos – Nigeria, I would like to express our deepest gratitude for your remarkable service to Nigeria and to humanity. Your dedication to fostering strong international relations and promoting cooperation between nations is truly commendable.

“May this birthday mark the beginning of a new chapter filled with happiness, good health, and success in all your endeavours. As you continue to serve our great nation, may you find fulfillment and satisfaction in all your undertakings,” he said.