Senator Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru representing Osun Central constituency has congratulated Air Vice Marshall Isiaka Oladayo Amao on his appointment as the Chief of Air Staff.
Air Vice Marshal Amao hails from Osogbo in Osogbo Local Government of Osun State.
Felicitating with his kinsman and constituent, Senator Basiru noted that his appointment is coming at a period when the country is facing security challenges adding that much is therefore expected from the new appointee and his colleagues.
Senator Basiru who believes in the competence of AVM Amao by virtue of his military trainings all over the World, however prayed to God to see him and other newly appointed Service Chiefs through in the onerous task of restoring the Nation’s security.
“I congratulate you on your well deserved appointment. The appointment is well deserved and did not come to me as a surprise. Your track record as a seasoned officer with thorough military trainings spanning almost two decades eminently qualify you for this appointment.
I also congratulate the Ataoja of Osogbo and all the sons and daughters of this ancient city for the feat achieved by AVM and I pray many more of our people shall continue to attain glorious elevations.
Senator Basiru a member of the Airforce Committee of the National Assembly said he is looking forward to a harmonious working relationship with him.