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Obasanjo remains a towering figure in Nigerian history -Soludo

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Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has congratulated former President Olusegun Obasanjo on his 87th birthday.

The governor said Obasanjo remained a towering figure in Nigerian and African history.

This was disclosed in a press statement issued by Soludo’s Press Secretary, Christian Aburime, on Tuesday.

The governor noted that laudable achievements, unparalleled dedication to public service, and an uncommon commitment to the advancement and peace of the nation and the African continent have marked Obasanjo’s journey.

He said, “His visionary leadership has left an indelible mark on the political landscape of Nigeria in a way that continues to inspire successive leaders.

“Throughout his illustrious life, Obasanjo has demonstrated exceptional wisdom and statesmanlike qualities that continue to guide Nigeria through the complexities of changing times.

“His relentless pursuit of peace, unity, and progress, as well as his steadfast resolve in fostering dialogue on critical issues such as governance, economic development, and regional stability has earned him respect and admiration at home and abroad.

“In addition to his contributions to governance and diplomacy, Obasanjo remains a symbol of resilience and courage in the face of adversity.”

According to the governor, Obasanjo’s dedication to the ideals of democracy and justice serves as a guiding light for all who aspire to build a better, more equitable society.

He wished Obasanjo more years of robust health, happiness, fulfilment and vitality to continue to be a pillar of support and guidance to Nigeria and Africa, even as his enviable legacy endures for generations to come.

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