The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, former Heads of State, General Yakubu Gowon and General Abdulsalami Abubakar, have charged Nigerians on selfless service to humanity, describing it as ‘ultimate’ to national development and nation building.
They implored Nigerians to imbibe philanthropic spirit by dedicating their wealth and resources to service of God and to impact positively on the lives of others.
The four eminent Nigerians spoke yesterday at the unveiling and dedication of Owa Ofokutu (Memorial) Ecumenical Centre (OOFEC), in Ilesa, Osun State.
Owa Ofokutu, was the paramount ruler of Ijesa land from 1842-1856, and the edifice was built, donated and dedicated in his memory by Professor Debo Adeyemi of Ofokutu’s royal family.
Osinbajo, who was represented by the Chaplain, State House, Abuja, Pastor Seyi Malomo, called on Nigerians to promote unity, love and togetherness.