Two Osun Citizens Get Strategic Appointments At Federal Level


It was celebration galore for Osun State citizens as good news came penultimate week that two co-citizens had been considered for strategic appointments by President Bola Tinubu.

 Major  General T. A Lagbaja  was appointed as the Chief of Army Staff while  Bashir Adewale Adeniyi  was appointed as  acting Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service. 

Governor Ademola Adeleke has  welcomed the elevation of the two indigenes of Osun State  calling this a great honour while appreciating President Bola Tinubu for trusting them with those important roles.

‘ I heartily congratulate Major General  T. A Lagbaja and CG Bashir Adewale Adeniyi on their appointment as  Chief of Army Staff and acting Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service by President Bola Tinubu.

Their elevation is a great feat for us in Osun State in every way and on behalf of the good people of this state, I want to sincerely appreciate President Tinubu for counting these two indigenes well-suited  for the positions. It is a proud moment for us, and I recognize this huge honour done to us as a state.

Looking at the impressive service records of General Lagbaja and CG Adeniyi, I share the overwhelming expectations that counted for their elevations and believe they will excel in their new roles”, he said.