The appointments of Major General Taoreed Abiodun Lagbaja as Chief of Army Staff, COAS; and Adewale Bashir Adeniyi as the Acting Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service has been hailed as a recognition of capacity and outstanding track records.
This description was contained in a congratulatory message by the Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, and made available by his spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed, on Tuesday in Osogbo.
While welcoming the elevation of the two indigenes of the State as a great honour, Adeleke appreciated President Bola Tinubu for trusting the duo with important roles.
Adeleke said General Lagbaja and CG Adeniyi are the pride of the state and expressed strong belief in their capacity to deliver on their assigned mandates.
“The two agency heads are thoroughbred professionals. The records of General Lagbaja and Mr Adeniyi in their respective services are assuring that they will take their organizations to greater levels of efficiency and optimal performance in the discharge of their constitutional duties,” he said.
The Governor assured the two agency heads of his government’s support and cooperation, noting that his prayer is to see Osun indigenes excel in their respective endeavours.