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Obasanjo Conferred With Asiwaju Onigbagbo Of Ogun By CAN (Photos)

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Obasanjo Conferred With Asiwaju Onigbagbo Of Ogun By CAN (Photos)

Obasanjo Conferred With Asiwaju Onigbagbo Of Ogun By CAN (Photos)

Obasanjo Conferred With Asiwaju Onigbagbo Of Ogun By CAN (Photos)

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo will turn 80 on 5th March, 2017.

Oluṣẹgun Mathew Okikiọla Arẹmu Ọbasanjọ was born on the 5th March, 1937  in a village called Ibogun-Olaogun in what was then Abeokuta Province and which is today part of Ifo Local Government Area in Ogun State, Nigeria.

Obasanjo was a former Nigerian Army general who was President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007.

A thanksgiving service was held in honour of the Octogenarian on Sunday at the Treasure House of God, Agbeloba, Abeokuta, Ogun where the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) conferred on him the ‘Asiwaju Onigbagbo of Ogun State’ (Leader of Believers).

Invited special guests includes Mrs Awolowo Dosunmu, HRM Oba Adegboyega Dosunmu Amororo II Oba Olowu of Owu, HRM Oba M. A. A. Gbadebo CFR, The Alake of Egbaland, Chief (Mrs) Yetunde Abosede Onanuga – Deputy Governor of Ogun State, The Speaker, Ogun State House of Assembly, Mr Suraj Adekumbi and other important dignitaries.

He holds many chieftaincy titles, such as Balogun of the Owu lineage and the Ekerin Balogun of the Egba clan of Yorubaland.

Obasanjo Conferred With Asiwaju Onigbagbo Of Ogun By CAN (Photos)

Obasanjo Conferred With Asiwaju Onigbagbo Of Ogun By CAN (Photos)

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