CITIZENS COMPASS —The Yoruba Indigenes Foundation (YIF), has felicitated with former Osun State Governor, Chief Adebisi Bamdele Akande, who clocked 85 on Tuesday, January 16, 2024.
YIF expressed its joy through a statement signed by its President/Chief Executive Officer, Dr Olumide Aderibole on Tuesday.
The statement described the celebrant as a hardworking man saying the Asiwaju of Ila Orangun deserves to be celebrated.
“Today 16th of January, 2024 is a special day in your life.
“We pray that this birthday celebration will not just be a passing of time, but as a tribute to a life well-lived, whereby each year will be representing a new chapter of progress, breakthroughs, and iconic accomplishments.
“As you look back on the tapestry of your life, may you continue to find joy in the numerous lives you have positively impacted and the remarkable change you have initiated.
“On behalf of Yoruba Indigenes Foundation, we wish you continued sound health, happiness, and prosperity as you embark on the next chapter of your journey. May the years ahead be filled with happenings of joy, surrounded by loved ones who appreciate the remarkable person that you are.
“Happy 85th birthday, Baba Abdu Kareem Bamidele Akande!”