The Vice-Chairman of Ojokoro Local Council Development Area, Hon. Sesan Sobande has been bestowed with an award of excellence, for his exemplary leadership role by the Yoruba Youth Assembly (YYA).
The award was presented to him at a very brief but colourful ceremony in his office at the Council secretariat complex on Tuesday, 6th October 2020 by representatives of the Yoruba Youth Assembly, led by the General Secretary, Diplomate Olamilekan Taofeek, accompanied by Diplomate Olajide Olakunle and Diplomate Adeniyi Eniola.
Olamilekan disclosed that the Yoruba Youth Assembly decided to bestow the Vice-Chairman with the prestigious award in recognition of his unrelenting commitment to the upliftment of youths in Yoruba nation.
He, therefore, urged the recipient not to relent in his efforts at promoting the growth of youths in the country.
In his response, Hon. Sobande thanked members of YYA for counting him worthy to be bestowed with the prestigious award.
He said the award will motivate him to continue more than ever before, in contributing to the upliftment of youths in the country generally and the Yoruba nation in particular.
The award presentation was witnessed by some top officials of the Council and other dignitaries, including the Executive Chairman Hon Hammed Idowu D Tijani, the Supervisor for Works and Infrastructure, Hon. Jare Animashaun, Supervisor for Budget and Statistics, Hon. (Mrs) Femi Alamu and his husband, Adegboyega as well as the Education Secretary for Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government and Ojokoro LCDA, Mr Olamilekan Jongbo.