Bolaji Abdullahi Congratulates Olusegun Obasanjo On Behalf Of APC On 81st Birthday
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The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has sent a warm note of felicitations to Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Aremu Olusegun Obasanjo on the occasion of his 81st Birthday.
The APC praised the elder statesman for inspiring a generation of Nigerians through his non-profit and philanthropic efforts in the areas of entrepreneurship, leadership and education.
Obasanjo was also lauded for his starring role in Governance and Democracy across the African continent.
These were contained in a statement released by the party and signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Malam Bolaji Abdullahi.
The statement obtained by NIGERIA NEWS reads in parts: “Our party joins family, friends, well-wishers, and associates in celebrating the retired general who has emerged as a bastion of democracy, good governance and development in Nigeria and beyond.
“Chief Obasanjo has inspired a generation of Nigerians notably in the area of entrepreneurship, leadership, and education, especially through his non-profit initiatives, the Africa Leadership Forum (ALF) and the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library.
“His legacy as President has continued to inspire good governance on the continent even after so many years and he remains an influential voice in different facets of our national life.
“As a true Nigerian patriot and statesman, Chief Obasanjo has over the years built solid bridges across political divides in the country, on the African continent and the world at large”.