Senator Sharafadeen Alli(APC-Oyo South) has extended his warmest congratulations to Dr Zaccheus Adedeji, the Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) on the occasion of his 46th birthday.
This is contained in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr Akeem Abas and made available to newsmen on Sunday in Ibadan.
Alli, the Senate Committee Chairman on Electoral Matters, described Adedeji’s contributions to the development of Nigeria, particularly in the field of revenue generation as commendable and worthy of emulation.
He said that Adedeji’s vast experience in both the public and private sectors has equipped him with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in his role as FIRS boss.
“Adedeji was a former Commissioner for Finance in Oyo State, Executive Secretary of the National Sugar Development Council (NSDC) and Special Adviser to President Bola Tinubu on Revenue
“I am very confident that these varied experiences have undoubtedly prepared him for the challenges he would face in his current role,” he said.
The lawmaker said Adedeji’s leadership at FIRS has made significant strides in revenue generation, ensuring that Nigeria generates resources needed for sustainable development.
Alli said that Adedeji’s innovative approach as well as commitment to excellence have positioned the FIRS as a key player in driving economic growth and development in Nigeria.
“As a fellow public servant, I commend Dr. Adedeji for his dedication and unwavering commitment to the betterment of our nation.
“On this special day, I join the people of Oyo State in celebrating his achievements and wishing him a happy birthday filled with joy, good health, and success in all his endeavours,” he said.