Hakeem Lawal Congratulates Prof. Sulaiman, Sheikh Onikijipa, Lai Mohammed, other Kwarans on National Honours

The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Kwara state, Hakeem Oladimeji Lawal has congratulated notable Kwarans who were nominated for national honours by President Muhammadu Buhari.

In a statement made available to newsmen on Sunday, Lawal stated that the nominees have contributed in great measure to humanity.

Part of the statement reads: “I congratulate notable Kwarans who were nominated for the 2022 national honours award of the Federal Republic of Nigeria by President Muhammadu Buhari.

“These distinguished Kwarans are indeed worthy of the prestigious recognition, as they have contributed to humanity in great measure.

“On this note, I congratulate the Kwara South senatorial candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a world class neuro-surgeon and philanthropist, Professor Wale Sulaiman on his nomination as CON.

“I also congratulate the Emir of Ilorin, Alh. (Dr.) Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, on the nomination of the Grand Mufti of Ilorin, Sheikh Dr. Sulaiman Faruq Onikijipa Al-miskinubilahi (OON).

“To other distinguished Kwarans who made the list, like Alhaji Lai Mohammed (CON), Hon. Justice Sulyman Kawu (OFR), Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi (OFR), Sheikh Muhammad Tajudeen Adigun (OON), Alh. Kamoru Ibitoye Yusuf (MON), and CSP Benedict Okoh Ajide (MON) who made the list posthumously, I say a big congratulations to them all”, the statement concluded.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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