Akure South PDP celebrates Oluwateru @ 75

Nigerian Concord Newspaper

The Akure South Chapter of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) today felicitated with family, friends, supporters and political associates of Ambassador Omolade Oluwateru on the occasion of his 75th Birthday.

In a release made available through the secretary, the party in Akure South local government, Mr. S.A Ogedengbe, the PDP described the former deputy governor as a visionary leader, a rare gift, an epitome of inestimable value and indescribable asset not only to the party but, also to Akure Community, its environs and Ondo State at large.

The party in its congratulatory message noted that, His Excellency Omolade Oluwateru is a patriotic and detribalised leader whose traits are true justice, peace, fair play and equity. The party also hailed his commitment, forthrightness, diligence, consistency and the kind of stuff he’s made of.

“PDP as a party cannot forget so quickly his contributions to local, national and grassroot politics; they are significantly execptional, making immense sacrifices and contributing in no small measures towards the growth of our party not only in Akure South Local Government but entire State as a whole” says the statement.

The statement reads further that: “Only God’s grace has kept Oluwateru, a member of the PDP BOT, safe and sound till date, because looking through the past years, one would be left with no choice than to appreciate God Almighty for His faithfulness and on his behalf, we return all the glory, praises and adoration to God for His protection and provisions.

“Someone once said,. “your character is your life, when the character is gone, your vision is nowhere to be found.” It’s never an understatement to say that, his intimidating and enviable political profiles were made possible as a result of the quality and unblemished character which he possesses. In our society today, men of character are very few and among the most very few, Otunba Omolade Oluwateru stands out.

“A very respectable and notable politician within and outside Ondo State. An accomplished and outstanding personality in our society, an unequal Accountant, insightful Administrator and highly resourceful & dependable political figure who has continued to show remarkable and uncommon commitments to the stability, development and progress of our dear State.

“An illustrious son of Akure Kingdom, trained accountant, at one time elected Council boss and Deputy Governor of Ondo State, later appointed by the erstwhile President, Goodluck Ebelle Jonathan as Nigeria Ambassador to Uganda and presently, Member Board of Trustees of People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

“A complete gentle man and reputable statesman who put the interest of our society over and above all others consideration. His resounding legacies and achievements in both public and private endeavours has continued to distinguish him out as a leader with a large heart.

“Despite his status in the society and age, Baba has remained a humble, open-minded, humane, accessible and very dedicated party stalwart. He has never for a day relented in given his best towards the growth of our great party at all levels.

“On this auspicious occasion, the party joins all other well-wishers across the globe to sincerely celebrate you and wish you a very #HappyBirthday filled with lots of joy and happiness; as the Lord tarries, you shall celebrate more years on the surface of earth”

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