Celebrating with Oyegun at 80

Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, who was represented by Engr Gideon Ikhine said that Chief John Oyegun earned his confidence as military President between 1976 and 1979 through dint of hard work and resourcefulness. He commended the outstanding performance of former APC National chairman as Permanent Secretary on Economic Matters. 

Obasanjo said, “Oyegun demonstrated rare qualities of commitment and courage by always upholding the cherished tradition of the Public Service. Oyegun deployed sound knowledge and wealth of experience in economic development matters such that the administration policies were appreciated and understood by the populace.”

Obasanjo stated that Oyegun remained a source of inspiration to the country and generations of Nigerians who are looking for a better and greater Nigeria with good governance based on democratic principles.

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