By: Ogunleye Oluwapelumi
On Monday, July 31st, professor wole Soyinka paid a courtesy visit to governor Dapo Abiodun in the governors’ office, oke mosan Abeokuta. This was made known in a tweet by the governor.
“It gives us great pleasure to have received in audience, Prof. Wole Soyinka, a Nobel Laureate in Literature, patriotic Nigerian and proud son of Ogun State, who paid us a courtesy visit today at Oke-Mosan.
“We are appreciative of his elderly advice and kind support that are of immense value” the governor tweeted.
The visit is also a reflection of the governor’s commitment to building bridges across generations and promoting dialogue and collaboration for the good of the state and the nation. As a visionary leader, Governor Abiodun recognizes the importance of seeking counsel from wise and experienced elders like Professor Soyinka, who have dedicated their lives to serving the country and advancing the cause of humanity.
The governor expressed his gratitude to Professor Soyinka for his visit and his continued support for the state.