OBA OLOFA VISITS JAMB HEADQUARTERS.
..Registrar… a true friend of Offa
HRH Oba Mufutau Muhammed Gbadamosi Ajagungbade I Esuwoye II , Olofa of Offa on Friday 28th August, 2020 paid a courtesy visit to the Registrar/CE of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Olarewaju Oloyede at the Board’s Headquarters in Bwari, Abuja. The traditional ruler of Ibolo Kingdom was warmly welcomed by the Registrar and Directors of the board. His visit came few days after His Eminence, the Sultan of Sokoto had visited.
The Registrar described the visit of the highly revered monarch as a rare privilege coming same week with that of Sultan of Sokoto. The visit of the royal fathers is a motivation. He said “I am encouraged to put in my best as I cannot betray the confidence reposed in me.” He thanked the monarch for his relentless efforts towards educational development of Offa and setting up of JAMB CBT Centres in the community.
The Director of Test Administration Department, Dr. Yusuf Lawal in his remark described Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi as an uncommon philanthropist ever before ascending the royal stool when he was called “Mufu Dangote”. He narrated his encounter with the monarch and expressed his gratitude for his generosity. On behalf of the Board’s Management, he thanked Oba Olofa for the visit.
HRH Oba Mufutau Muhammed Gbadamosi Ajagungbade I Esuwoye II referred to the Registrar as a good friend of Offa he is always proud of. In his words, “It is important to once in a while, visit our children particularly those that are doing well to further encourage them to do more to the society”. He also commended him for his outstanding integrity and leadership which has brought great changes to the Board. Oba Olofa prayed to almighty God to bless the Management and Staff for their selfless service and also thanked the Board Directors for the warm reception.
The Olofa was taken on a guided tour of the Board’s premises, Bwari Township and the Headquarters of the Council of Legal Education, Nigerian Law School, Bwari, Abuja.
He was accompanied by Mr Yinka Adebiyi, Mr Musbau Olaniyi and Mr Sani Abubakar.
Olofa Media Team