FROM OTUNBA TO AARE MUSULUMI: THE STORY OF JIRE OMO AYINLA
Jire Ayinla is a pride of Iwo with unquestionably past. He manned the state treasury for donkey years without financial impropriety. We need him to reshape Iwo Muslim Community and Central Mosque. His coming as AARE MUSULUMI is timely at this fragile season. He is one of the best in Iwo, the home of the Odideres.
We were all born for reason, either to be a man of marks or of mals. God made many, others lubricated the work of God and made the making. Only few are exceptional, recording marks of monumental records. Out of the rare asset is the Otunba Jire Ayinla, to be turbaned as AARE Musulumi of Iwo tomorrow.
A pious Muslim exercising his religious life with trust is also a professional accountant- Fellow of Certified National Accountants (FCNA), Fellow Chartered Institute of Administrators among others.
Otunba Jire Ayinla is an embodiment of morally tutored mind, upright and an extrovert. He has been honoured abroad as the Otunba Owu Isin, Kwara State and Bobagunwa of Owu Ile in Ejigbo, Osun State. To tap from his endowed administrative wealths of note, the Central Board for Muslim Affairs in Iwo, has concluded arrangement to confer Jire Ayinla as the AARE MUSULUMI OF IWOLAND.
Jire, a former president of Osun State Public Service Muslim Ummah has served Iwo Community in various capacities. He has served as the president of Iwo Action Council (IWAC), president of Iwo Repro Club and an active member of Iwo Board of Trustees (IBOT).
Otunba Jire Ayinla is a public material, very active in service with no trace of impropriety. He is respected for his transparency. He values credibility than luxuries. This uncommon attribute with his academic qualifications promoted his image to many envious positions in the public service.
Otunba served Osun State in different capacities and ministries. He was Head of Account of Osun State Sports Council, Assistant Director (Finance) to the Ministry of Lands in Osun State, Deputy Director (Finance, High Court of Justice, Osogbo), Deputy Director (Finance) to Osun State House of Assembly , Director (Finance and Accounts) Ministry of Works and Transportation, Osogbo. He served in other ministries as either Deputy Director or Director before his retirement in 2017 as Deputy Accountant General of the state.
He is recipient of many merit awards within and outside the state.
He is a man of many disciplines. He qualified as a lawyer in 2009.
Otunba Jire Ayinla is Aare MOSUL UM designate. Many palaces, Mosques, companies,ministries, agencies etc will be moved to Iwo Saturday 12th October, 2019 in honour of Jire Omo Ayinla. He deserves the honour.
I say a big congratulations. The new air to the Muslim Ummah and Islam in Iwoland.