By Abubakar S.H
Built Environment Industry and Building Materials stakeholders, who converged on Idrinana Hotel and Suites for the annual Exhibition, on Tuesday used the opportunity to celebrate with Hon. Oladipo Makakese Bayode on his birthday.
Immediately it was announced during the Opening Ceremony of the exhibition, that the Convener has added a year to his age, participants at the occasion took turns to pose for photographs with him.
The short ceremony had goodwill prayers and cutting of the birthday cake in honour of the celebrant.
This year’s exhibition has the theme “Profitablity, And Quality Materials of Made in Nigeria Housing Development Options and Materials”, it attracted many environment, housing and building materials related manufacturers to the occasion.
The Ohi of Eganyi, HRH Alhaji Musa Achuja, who is also the Chairman of the Ajaokuta Traditional Council blessed the coincidential double ceremony, birthday and exhibition. In his appreciation, Hon. Bayode thanked God and appealled for a change in attitude and orientation on the the part of the people.”Both the led and leadership must return God, as a sure way to live a better life”