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Buhari congratulates Odigie-Oyegun at 76

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday felicitated with the National Chairman, All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on his 76th birthday anniversary.
Buhari, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said he joined the party chairman’s friends and political associates in celebrating his remarkable life of service.

The statement read in part, “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.
“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.”
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