Excitements and accolades have greeted the posting of former Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Chief Sarafa Tunji Isola as Nigeria’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The 60-year-old Ogun political strategist and consummate administrator was among those announced Nigeria’s new ambassadors to different countries of the world by Buhari.
Indigenes of the gateway state, across social and political leanings continued to applaud the president for the choice of Isola, whom they described as an experienced administrator.
Since Sarafa’s name was made public among the list of new ambassadors, social media particularly those originating from his state have been awashed with congratulatory messages.
Below are monitored wishes and compliments expressed on a particular social platform in Abeokuta, the state capital.
Mrs. Titi Oseni, former Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly
Congrats. Omo Ajiun. The Taiyese of the world. Proud of it
Chief Bukola Olopade, former Commissioner for Youths and Sports Developmet
Congratulations to H.E. Alhaji Sarafa Tunji Isola. You deserve this.
Dr. Yemisi Bamgbose, former AGM, Marketing, Ogun State Broadcasting Corporation
Congratulations to His Excellency. May your tenure as our ambassador in United Kingdom brings better relationships to the two countries and our citizens in Jesus name
Congratulations H.E. Sarafa Tunji Isola. Awesome and deserving. May the Almighty Allah guide your path and grant you the enablement to succeed fantastically in your new duty post
Benjamin Ogunmode, a legal practitioner
Congratulations God shall work with you. It is well deserved. You will surely achieve the purpose of the posting to mutually benefit Nigeria, United Kingdom and her respective citizens Amen.
Apostle Olusesi Obateye
Your Excellency Ambassador Tunji Sarafa Isola. The Nigerian Ambassador to the United Kingdom. Congratulations on this worthy and strategic ambassadorial appointment. I pray God grants all you need and requires making outstanding balance and unique success in this position. Congratulations sir.
Congratulations to our own Chief Sarafa Tunji Isola (A. A. STI) Your hardwork really paid off.
Hearty congratulations to His Excellency Ambassador Sarafa Tunji Isola. May Allah guide your steps and expand your coast.
Asipa, former chairman, Imeko Afon Local Government
It is a well-deserved appointment and posting for the political juggernaut and strategist. I am sure he will do Nigeria proud over there. May God direct him aright in the challenges ahead.