Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Prince Matthew Kolawole has joined family members, friends, associates and wellwishers to celebrate an outstanding engineer, a technocrat, administrator of repute, philanthropist and community leader who just retired meritoriously at the federal civil service on his 60th birthday anniversary celebration.
This was contained in a press statement signed and made available to newsmen in Lokoja by Femi Olugbemi, Chief Press Secretary to the Honourable Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly.
According to the statement, the Speaker said it is deserving to celebrate an icon whose passionate love for the overall development of not only Oweland, Okun nation, Kogi State but the entire country and mankind is laudable as exemplified in his records of meekness and kindness while in service.
He noted that Engineer Bode Iluromi is a recipient of many awards and one man that truly loves his people as shown in his over 3 decades of sojourn as an outstanding engineer, administrator and technocrat of note in the federal civil service.
He said his giant efforts at securing jobs, donations and general support to whoever comes around him without bothering where they come from has shown he is indeed a great blessing to the people of Okun nation and Kogi State, as his monumental efforts at construction and rehabilitation of roads in the state when he served in Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) is greatly noticed.
The Speaker described him as an easy going man, silent achiever, a role model, a detribalised icon who believes in merit and can go extra miles in encouraging the upcoming generation in their chosen career.
The Speaker, on behalf of his family, the people of Kabba/Bunu State Constituency, the entire members of the 7th assembly, management and staff of the Kogi State House of Assembly felicitate with and congratulate Engineer Bode Iluromi, on his 60th birthday celebration.
He prayed that God will grant him more years ahead in good health and prosperity to enjoy his retirement.