The Sun Award Ceremony, was held at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Saturday, February 20, 2016, and All Progressives Congress national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu became an awardee of the Sun Man of the Year.
Tinubu who spoke after being presented with the award recounted the many political struggles that culminated in the change of government last year that brought the APC to power.
He also expressed joy that most of the titans who formed the nucleus of the APC during the struggle were on hand to witness the award presentation. Tinubu said,
“They brought back hope to the people and the desired change.” Going down memory lane, Tinubu regretted the huge decline the country witnessed in the last 25 years, “and particularly between 2011 and 2015.”
He urged Nigerians to remain steadfast, adding that with “understanding determination, perseverance we keep the hope alive.”