Ooni Expresses Satisfaction Over Ajiboye’s Appointment

*Thanks President Tinubu For The Honour Bestowed On Yoruba Race.

His Imperial Majesty, Arole Oduduwa Olofin Adimula, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, CFR, Ojaja II, the Ooni of Ife, has described Otunba Biodun Ajiboye’s commitment to re-enacting cultural values in Nigeria as one that is characterized by vision, diligence and steadfast dedication towards advancing the cultural landscape in the country.

In a letter signed by His Imperial Majesty to felicitate with Otunba Ajiboye on his well-deserved appointment as Executive Secretary/CEO of the National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), the Ooni of Ife said with Ajiboye’s robust cultural background as a Yoruba High Chief who has invested immensely in the promotion of African culture and traditions, he is confident that the Institute under his watch will reach new heights of significance and impact that will enrich our collective understanding of heritage, tradition and cultural identity.

The letter reads in part “In the realm of cultural enlightenment and spiritual stewardship, I write on behalf of the Yoruba and entire Oduduwa race globally, to felicitate with you and our race on your appointment as the Executive Secretary of the National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO)”.

“Your journey to this esteemed position is marked not only by your profound dedication but also by your remarkable versatility across diverse domains. As a distinguished fellow of the Advertising Regulatory Council of Nigeria (ARCON), you have consistently demonstrated your acumen in the intricacies of communication and cultural representation. Your contributions to the field of advertising have not only been noteworthy but also transformative, shaping narratives and perceptions with finesse and creativity”.

“Moreover, your affiliation with the Chartered Institute of Administration stands as a testament to your unwavering pursuit of professional mastery. Through your membership, you have not only expanded your knowledge but also exemplified the values of leadership and integrity that are integral to the Institute’s ethos”.

While expressing gratitude to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR for the honour done to the Yoruba race, the Ooni urged Otunba Ajiboye to remain committed to exemplary leadership and unwavering commitment to professional excellence which will make his tenure at NICO to be marked by continued success, innovation and positive transformation.

The new NICO boss holds the traditional title of Otunba Muwagun of Oro Kingdom in Yoruba land.

Caleb Nor
Media Assistant to Executive Secretary/CEO