The Labour Party (LP) Presidential Candidate, Peter Obi has described the former Nigeria President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo as a model statesman whose love for service to humanity is legendary and outstanding.
He also applauded the immense contributions of Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God who clocked 81 years last week.
Obi in a birthday wish to the international elder statesman who turned 86 last Sunday said that Obasanjo has over the years demonstrated his zeal for a united strong country where humanity is accorded its due.
He said that over the years Obasanjo has by his conduct and utterances put himself above the destructive variables of tribe and religion that have kept our nation down.
The LP Standard bear wished for many more fruitful years ahead for the former President whose impact in all spheres of our national life remains remarkable and exceptional.
In congratulating Obasanjo on his birthday anniversary, Obi prayed to God to continue to grant the octogenarian, good health of mind and body to enable him to continue his fatherly role to the county.
“I joined millions of people all over the world to celebrate the birthday of this great man of God, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God.
“Daddy you have continued to give so much of yourself in the service that we celebrate you every day. Thank you for touching our lives and for your great work and evangelization ministry.
“I wish you many happy returns on your special day and every blessed day. God bless you.
The LP flag bearer prayed to the almighty to continue to bless and grant Pastor Adebayo many more fruitful years of good health and sound minds for the service of the lord and humanity.