Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde and spouse of the Vice President, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, on Saturday showered encomiums on the Basorun of Ibadan, Kola Daisi, describing him as a philanthropist and a trailblazer in lots of areas.
All of them stated Daisi, the proprietor of the Kola Daisi College, is a person of nice accomplishments whose life had positively affected the nation and humanity generally.
They stated this on the inauguration of Subomi Balogun Corridor and Agbeke Memorial Corridor to mark the ninetieth birthday of Chief Kola Daisi at KolaDaisi College, Ibadan, on Saturday.
Obasanjo, in a letter written to Daisi, a replica of which was made out there on the ceremony, stated Daisi’s 90 years on earth was stuffed with classes for the current and the longer term generations.
He stated, “Your devotion to responsibility within the non-public sector in numerous areas of normal enterprise is outstanding; your philanthropy and generosity have marked you out as a public-spirited businessman who loves his individuals and serves them with a excessive sense of duty. Certainly, you will have blazed the path which is exemplary.
“All of your years in public life, I’ve come to understand the range and depth of the Nigerian expertise and I’ve all the time believed that given the proper atmosphere, we will compete favourably with one of the best on this planet.
‘’I’m effectively conscious of the commendable contributions you made in your engagement because the Chairman of the Nigerian Funding Promotion Fee, NIPC, below my administration because the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.’’
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