Browsing: Olusegun Obasanjo

In a congratulatory statement on the birthday of the former president issued by his Media Office, Asiwaju Tinubu said: “At 85, Baba Obasanjo remains strong, agile and committed to the greatness of our dear nation.

In a statement he issued on Saturday in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital, Oladunjoye said, “Like him or hate him, Baba Obasanjo is an enigma. He cannot be ignored; in and out of office, he remains influential and powerful; within the military and political circles, his opinions are weighty and well-sought after; locally and internationally, he is an elder statesman.”

Gbajabiamila, who described Obasanjo as an elder statesman and a nationalist, said the former president has paid his dues to the Nigerian project.

The President in a press statement signed Saturday by his Special Asssistant on Media and Publicity; Femi Adeshina joined Obasanjo’s family, friends and associates in celebrating the joyous occasion.

Atiku, who is also the Waziri Adamawa, in a statement issued Friday and personally signed by him said, “the celebration of Obasanjo is parallel to celebrating vision of good leadership and pan-Africanism.”