By G9ija

The Chairman, Senate committee on Industries and the Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District, Senator Tokunbo Abiru, has congratulated the Chairman, Geregu Power PLC, Femi Otedola, on his appointment as the Chancellor, Augustine University, Ilara-Epe.

In a congratulatory message signed by Abiru in Lagos on Tuesday, he described the Epe-born business tycoon as worthy of the exalted position, adding that Otedola will bring his vast knowledge in business management and administration into this assignment.

According to the lawmaker, the honour is yet another recognition of the numerous investments of Otedola, particularly in the area of human capital development as evident in the generous contributions he had made in the structural development of Augustine University, especially the donation of N2b Engineering Complex to the institution.

“On behalf of the good people of Lagos East Senatorial District, I heartily congratulate my dear brother and illustrious son of Epe, Mr Femi Otedola on his appointment as the Chancellor, Augustine University.

“We are proud of your outstanding contributions to the overall development of not only Epe but Lagos State at large and Nigeria in general. Your unwavering passion for human capital development of the people is highly commendable.

“On this worthy feat, I join your family, associates and well-wishers in congratulating you. Keep up the good work”, the Senator said.