The Ogun State Solidarity Movement (OSM) has felicitated with one of the paramount ruler in Ogun state, the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Aremu Adedotun Gbadebo Okukenu 1V on his 77th birthday anniversary.
The group in a release signed by its President Lekan Shobo Shobowale and made available to journalists through its Director of Publicity and Media, Damilola Adekanlu in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
The group said he joined the Council of Chiefs in Egbaland, Traditional Council, family and friends of the Alake of Egbaland, in celebrating the special day with Kaabiyesi.
The statement reads: “As His Royal Majesty turns 77, we believes his years on the throne of his fathers have been most remarkable for the entire Egbaland, illustrated by his contributions to the educational, social and cultural development of the people, both those at home and abroad.
“OSM extols the Alake’s courage in upholding the values of integrity, hard work and search for knowledge, which has been the hallmark of the Egba’s, commending him for regular counsels to governments, institutions and families.
“The group prays that the almighty God will grant the royal father longer life, good health and more wisdom to sustain the legacies of his fathers.”