Ex-Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has extended his congratulations to Bayo Onanuga who has been named as the Special Adviser on Information and Strategy to President Bola Tinubu.
As confirmed by a statement disseminated on Friday by Ajuri Ngelale, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, the appointment is official.
On Saturday, Fani-Kayode expressed his reaction to the appointment via his X account, extolling Onanuga’s abilities and praising his dedication, determination, and bravery.
He showed his belief that Onanuga would excel in his role as a pivotal voice within the presidency, as well as contribute credibility, experience, enthusiasm, dedication and power to the upcoming challenges.
President Tinubu was also praised by Fani-Kayode for acknowledging the previous Director of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) who had dedicated himself to the presidential campaign.
He stated: “A heartfelt congratulations to my close friend, comrade and ally, Omoba Bayo Onanuga (@aonanuga1956), appointed as the Special Adviser to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Information and Strategy.
“Bayo’s abilities command immense respect from me, enriched by his commitment, determination and bravery.
“I firmly believe he will not only excel as a prominent voice in the presidency, but he will also bring credibility, experience, enthusiasm, dedication and power to the forthcoming challenges.
“Gratitude to Mr. President for recognising this remarkably dedicated warrior who gave his utmost during the presidential campaign.
“With Bayo being involved, I am confident that there will be positive changes swiftly. I wish him and his entire team all the best.”