The lawmaker representing Ifedore Local Government Area, Hon. Temitope Komolafe, has described the reign of Olowa of Igbara Oke, Oba (Dr) Francis Adefarakanmi Agbede, as peaceful, saying the sterling qualities of the monarch has endeared him to the public.
The lawmaker stated this in a statement issued on Monday to extol the visionary leadership of the first class monarch who turns a new age.
The statement read, “On this auspicious day, as the sun rises on your glorious birthday, I, Hon. Temitope Komolafe, am filled with immense joy and gratitude to celebrate the life of an extraordinary leader and a beloved father figure in my life.
“Your reign as the Paramount Ruler & Prescribed Authority, Olowa of Igbara Oke Kingdom, Oba (Dr) Francis Adefarakanmi Agbede, OFR, Ilufemiloye, Ogidi III, has been nothing short of exemplary. Your wisdom, compassion, and dedication to your people have earned you not only the title of ruler but also the place of a cherished confidant in my heart. Your influence on my life has been profound, and I cannot express how grateful I am for the positive impact you have had on shaping my journey.
“Your guidance and unwavering support have been a beacon of light during both challenging and joyous times. Your ability to lead with fairness and inclusivity has taught me valuable lessons in leadership and empathy. As a ruler, you have always prioritized the well-being and progress of your people, leaving an indelible mark on their hearts.
“On this special occasion, I join all your well-wishers in extending my heartfelt congratulations and sincere prayers for your continued health, happiness, and prosperity. May your wisdom grow with each passing day, and may your reign be blessed with peace and harmony.
“As you celebrate another year of life, know that you have touched the lives of countless individuals, and I am honored to stand among those who have been positively influenced by your greatness. Your presence in my life has been a blessing beyond measure, and I am forever indebted to you.
“Happy Birthday, Your Majesty! Long may you reign, and may your legacy continue to inspire generations to come.
“With utmost respect and admiration