The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, has congratulated a former governor of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, on his 60th birthday anniversary.
In his congratulatory message in Lagos on Wednesday, Obasa said Fashola, the immediate past minister of works and housing, remained a gift from God to Lagos and Nigeria.
The speaker said that through determination, hard work, honesty, and love for the country, Fashola had become one of the most celebrated politicians in Nigeria.
“Fashola possesses the qualities that have helped leaders across the world succeed. This is why he has remained successful in every position he has occupied in the country.
“As a chief of staff to the former governor of Lagos State, President Bola Tinubu, Fashola played key roles in the success of the administration.
“It is also noteworthy that his eight years as governor brought great fortunes to our dear Lagos state.
“A legal icon of repute, our dear Fashola became a celebrated minister in the last eight years, helping the government he served to achieve so much in the area of infrastructural development,” the speaker said.
Obasa said that on behalf of his family, friends and associates, he wished him a happy 60th birthday celebration.
He also prayed that just as 60 looked good on him, Fashola would continue to enjoy grace from Almighty Allah to continue to serve Him and humanity.