Labour Party’s Presidential candidate, Peter Obi, commends Charly Boy on his 73rd birthday as a champion of good governance.
In a Twitter post featuring a picture of both of them, Peter Obi expresses his joy and extends birthday wishes to the legendary singer, Chukwuemeka Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy.
He praises Charly Boy for consistently advocating for good governance in Nigeria.
Peter Obi acknowledges Charly Boy’s fearless stance in speaking out against injustice, corruption, and other societal challenges that hinder the country’s progress. He emphasizes the importance of having more individuals like Charly Boy in Nigeria who are unafraid to speak truth to power and hold leaders accountable.
Peter Obi’s message highlights the significance of Charly Boy’s contributions and the need for similar voices in the country.
My dear elder brother, Charles “Charly Boy” Chukwuemeka Oputa – I rejoice with and celebrate you today as you mark your 73rd birthday anniversary. You have consistently remained an advocate of good governance in Nigeria. pic.twitter.com/W4PWsQgFB3
— Peter Obi (@PeterObi) June 19, 2023
Charly Boy recently expressed his gratitude for surviving prostate cancer, highlighting multiple reasons for his thankfulness. In a post on his Instagram page, the singer and activist shared his battle with the illness, which was previously reported by TSZ Naija a few weeks ago.
Charly Boy posted a video of himself being wheeled out of the operating theater, revealing that he had been fighting the disease for more than 10 days. He emphasized that being a survivor is the greatest blessing bestowed upon him by God.
Charly Boy conveyed his appreciation to God for sparing his life, acknowledged the support of his family, and expressed gratitude to the Nigerian doctor who performed his surgery.