Ikorodu Local Government Executive Vice-Chairman, Aarebirin Honorable (Dr) Princess Folashade Olabanji-Oba has bagged the Outstanding Amazon of the Year Award 2022 in Ikorodu division.
Honourable Folashade-Oba, Founder of the Asiwaju Distinguished Ambassadors Movement (ADAM) won the award on the 21st of January 2023 at the annual Ikorodu Man of Year and Outstanding Personalities Awards ceremony.
Held at Ikorodu Ultra-Modern town hall, the special merit was presented to her by the former clerk of the Lagos State House Of Assembly and former chairman, Ikorodu Oga Development Association (IKODASS), Otunba Ganiyu Olusegun Abiru.
Otunba Abiru, before handing the award, regarded Folashade-Oba as an extraordinary and one-of-a-kind woman leader, whose loyalty to the development of Lagos State and Nigeria cannot be over-emphasised.
According to Otunba Abiru, Folashade-Oba’s function as the vice-chairman of the Ikorodu local government cannot quantify her enormous capability, putting that her absolute devotion will eventually catapult her career to an elevated stratosphere.
Receiving the award, Aarebirin Honourable (Dr) Princess Folashade Olabanji-Oba, recognised the organisers, Starlight Magazines for considering her credible to bag the prestigious award.
She asserted that the recognition is simply an encouragement to perform more not only in the Ikorodu division but also in Lagos State and Nigeria in general.
Thanking her family for their constant backing of her career, Folashade-Oba credited her late mother for laying a robust foundation despite her lack of education.
Visibly seen at the award ceremony were two massive men who happened to be the biological sons of the National chairman of the Association of Local Government Vice-Chairmen of Nigeria (ALGOVC), both proud of their mother’s successes.
Anu and Olaolu, both landed in Nigeria from the United States of America (USA) a day before the event.
Praising their mother (Princess Folashade-Oba) for her devotedness and role to both family and career path, the boys described in relation their mother as an all-in-one capacity builder, who’s always on time to fulfilling her tasks.
Speaking to Ikorodu News Network (INN), the boys noted that their successful coming of generation is based on their mother’s care, fervent support and motivation, enabling them to attain their dreams.
When asked subsequently about their political views on the forthcoming general elections, the sons of Princess Folashade-Oba affirmed their support for the former Lagos State Governor.
“We hope the Cityboy wins the Presidential election!”, referring to the All Progressive Congress (APC) flag bearer, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
They thereafter urged Nigerians to get their permanent voters card (PVC) ready to exercise their civic duties come February 25th.