PDP celebrates Obasanjo at 84

The Peoples Party (PDP) has celebrated former President Olusegun Obasanjo his 84th birthday.

The party signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja Friday described Obasanjo as a patriotic and a figure.

He also described the former president as exceptionally energetic administrator, who made immeasurable contributions, both as a military and democratically elected president for the survival, unity, stability and of .

“As a military , Obasanjo fought for the unity of dear nation during its turbulent hours as well as making immense sacrifices for the return of rule with the Second Republic in 1979.

“Twenty years after, as a democratically elected President, the platform of party, the PDP, Obasanjo further united nation with entrenchment of values of all-inclusiveness,” he said.

Ologbondiyan said that Nigerians celebrated Obasanjo for a visionary administration, leading to the revamping the country’s productive sectors.


“Under the Obasanjo-led PDP administration, our nation witnessed most of its best days as Nigerians particularly in the private sector, thrived in all fields.

“These included telecommunication, aviation, banking and finance, education, manufacturing, sports, entertainment, real , healthcare both at home and in the international arena.

“Our party extols Obasanjo’s undying sense of patriotism and love for our dear nation for which he has remained fearlessly active in his counsels, directions and admonitions,” he said.

He prayed God to grant him many more years in good health for the benefit of and humanity at large. (NAN)