ABEOKUTA – IMMEDIATE past Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has felicitated with the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo as he marks his 75th birthday.
The former governor described Chief Obasanjo as a foremost patriot whose commitment to the Nigerian project over the years has been outstanding.
He said Obasanjo’s firm belief and conscious efforts in working for the corporate existence of Nigeria was admirable and should be emulated by other Nigerians.
Daniel said: “Chief Obasanjo’s contributions to the development of our great country and belief in its corporate existence have never been in doubt, it is actually admirable and infectious.
“It is noteworthy that Chief Obasanjo has always been there for the country especially at difficult moments when statesmen-like actions and interventions were needed to guarantee stability and guide the country out of major crises.”
Our prayer is that the good Lord will grant him good health and more years in the land of the living so that he would continue to partner with other patriots in the ongoing efforts to transform the country into a nation of our dream. On the joyous occasion of this unique milestone in the life of our former President, I join other Nigerians to felicitate with him and to wish him many happy returns.”