The Ijaw nation celebrates with an icon, Amb.(DR.) Godknows Boladei Igali OON. The popular aphorism that a gold fish has no hiding place is truly not farfetched.
It is against this backdrop, i join your well wishers to congratulate a consummate administrator cum quintessential career diplomat on the historic moment of your appointment by President Mohammed Buhari GCFR as Pro- Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Federal University of Technology, Akure.
There is no gain say that your ingenious contributions to nation building while as Nigerian Ambassador to a number of nations cum Federal Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Power and Water Resources cum your very rich Curriculum Vitae must have singled you out for this laudable appointment.
To many of us who know you too well as cerebral and a go getter,this big feat does not come as a surprise. You are, no doubt, a round peg in a round hole for your contributions to nation building are well documented.
Sir, your appointment is deserving. Accept my heartfelt congratulations as we are left in no doubt that you will contribute to making this prestigious ivory tower one of the very best in the country.