By Dupson Collins, 20th September, 2022
The Oueen of Aribo dynasty, Florence Mojisola Adetutu Aribo has joined the diamond league, as family and friends celebrated the woman behind Micmakin Nigeria Limited.
The ex banker clocks 60 on the 20th September. Mrs Aribo is a great achiever as a banker and also as an entrepreneur.
Mojisola is the wife of the Honourable Commissioner for Agriculture and Forestry, Hon Olayato Aribo, a successful industrialist and politician in Ondo State.
In what intend to be a low key and period of Thanksgiving was elaborated by staff and husband of the celebrant, saying he can’t but give a woman behind his success a befitting birthday celebration.
The birthday held at the Private residence of Aribo in Akure has the state chairman of APC, Engr Ade Adetimehin in attendance. Also present to celebrate with Aribo’s family are Commissioner of Women Affairs, Dr Osadahun and her counterpart in Commerce, Chief Lola Fagbemi.
A close ally of the family, Hon Dennis Niyi Alonge in company of his darling wife were part of the guests at the occasion, traditional rulers, Church Members, friends among others.
In his sermon, Pastor Samuel Jesugbemi of Mountain of Fire Miracle Centre (MFM) urged people to spend their life to glorify God, saying one day we shall all give account to Almighty God.
While congratulating the celebrant, he said the number of years is insignificant if not spent to glorify God and contribute to humanity.
The State Chairman of APC, Engr Ade Adetimehin described Adetutu as a supporting wife and mother that stay with her husband through thick and thin.
He charged women to emulate her, saying there is always a reward in patient, noting that Aribo’s wife is reaping her patient and loyalty to her husband.
Dennis Alonge, a Commissioner at Local Government Service Commission congratulated the celebrant, noting that her patient translated to the progress the family is making today both in business and politics.
Praying for the family, Pastor Omoseebi who double as the chairman of Micmakin Nigeria Limited described Adetutu as a hardworking woman who stood by her husband to build a company that is making waves in Ondo State and Nigeria at large.
While chatting with the PATH, the celebrant husband, Olayato Aribo described his wife as a pillar and backbone behind his successes, thanking God for giving him a wife like a mother.
” My wife is Olayato Aribo; whatever I become in life is by God’s Grace and support of my wife. Her managerial skill is second to none; at home front, she is a good wife and mother”, he noted.
Speaking, the celebrant thanked God for grace of life, saying her plan was to use her birthday to thank God for the journey of 60 years but was hijacked by people’s that values her and think she deserves something befitting.
Going down memory lane, Moji as fondly called by her husband appreciates her late Mother who singlehandedly cater for her and siblings after the demise of their father.
“My Mother was very supportive, a good motivator and role model that always encourage and support our education”.
To some, Adetutu is the quite type, gentle and brilliant woman that despise indolent but reward hard work and value integrity.
She thanked God for allowing her to receive her entitlement while leaving banking job to join her husband business in Ondo State. ” I was so fortunate to collect my entitlement while leaving the bank without blemish. It was a rare privileged because many of my colleagues that we left at the same time were not paid”.
On the growth and success of Micmakin Nigeria Limited, her experience in market circle has helped a lot in growing the family business, adding that stock piling has assisted Oyato bread and other businesses to rise above present economy challenges in the country.
” In life, any route you are passing is not by accident but pre destined by God. Negligence of medical report about my health status nearly scattered my home but for the kind of husband God gave me, a man of faith, we were able to wildered the storm of early marriage together”.
Mrs Aribo described her husband as responsible, intelligent, caring, positive thinkers, risk lover and man of faith. ” His ability to takes risk has helped our business today; his thoughts are always positive which will definitely come to fulfilment”.
She thanked the Aribo’s family for the love and peace she enjoyed from day one of her marriage into the family.
Mrs Florence Mojisola Adetutu Aribo worked with Afri Bank Management for 13 years and today she’s the Managing Director of Micmakin Nigeria Limited.