Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has thanked President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for appointing Mallam Lanre Issa Onilu, as the Director General of National Orientation Agency, (NOA).
The emir, in a congratulatory message issued by his spokesman, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona, described the new DG as a versatile media and public relations expert.
Alhaji Sulu-Gambari further expressed confidence in Issa-Onilu’s ability to deliver on the core mandates of the agency, especially at a period when the nation is in serious need of national re-orientation.
“Mallam Lanre Onilu, as the NOA DG, will further strengthen the nation’s unity, national reawakening and patriotism among Nigerians,” the emir said.
He however advised the new DG to adopt far reaching consultations among other government agencies and individuals in order to further promote and project Nigeria’s image positively globally.
The emir urged Nigerians to support Mallam Issa-Onilu with prayers and workplace cooperation always.