By Dipo Awojobi – Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has described the music legend, Evangelist Ebenezer Obey-Fabiyi, as a philanthropist and a worthy icon of the Gateway State, Nigeria and beyond.
Amosun, who was represented by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Taiwo Adeoluwa, as a special guest at the thanksgiving service that marked the 74th birthday of Ebenezer Obey at Decross Gospel Mission, Headquarters of Praise, Mulero, Iyanapaja, Lagos State, on Sunday, also prayed and felicitated with the music icon.
He added that, “Chief Ebenezer Obey is my father and I hold him to a great esteem. Ogun State is proud of him. His impact has gone beyond the state, Nigeria and also spread to the entire world. His 74th birthday is a huge milestone and the state and the entertainment industry have really benefited from his God-given talent.”
In his remarks, Ebenezer Obey appreciated God for the gift of life and everyone that came from far and near to celebrate with him.