President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday warmly felicitated with the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Chief John Odigie Oyegun, on his 76th birthday.
“On the happy occasion of Chief Oyegun’s 76th birthday, President Buhari joins members of the APC National Chairman’s family, his friends and political associates across the country in celebrating his very remarkable life of service to his people and country,” reads a statement signed by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
The statement continues: “The President commends the exemplary patriotism, selflessness and dedication to the progress and well-being of Nigeria which Chief Oyegun has demonstrated throughout his long and very successful career as a top civil servant and political leader.
“President Buhari also salutes Chief Oyegun’s integrity, wisdom, hard-work and visionary leadership which, contributed in no small measure, to the successful formation of the APC and the party’s historic victory in the last general elections.
“The President prays that Almighty God will grant the APC National Chairman continued good health and many more years of worthy contributions to national development.”