It was a big celebration on Easther Monday as Hon. Segun Showunmi was accorded great ovation in his Abeokuta home (twitter@atikuspokesman) as an Artist surprised him with a gift of his painting.
A staunch Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member who is equally the unshakable spokesperson for Atiku Abubakar, the PDP’s Presidential Candidate in the last presidential election got his worth as an artist, one Michael Bello (twitter@davisualz88) who is a graduate of Visual Art from Obafemi Awolowo said he was moved to paint the Egba born spokesmaster because of his ebulience, dexterity and principles.
He equally did well with his impacts by ensuring victory for his party, PDP in some states of the federation. This however has put him in good book of the party.
While presenting the portrait to the Atiku Spokesperson at his home in Abeokuta during his Easter Party, the Artist commended Hon Segun Showunmi for his expertise in ensuring that the present government in power deliver dividends of democracy to the populace.
Michael while recounting why he painted the great orator said that Segun Showunmi is a gift to Africa and people like him should be applauded to protecting the overall interest of the people.
Hon Segun while reacting this huge gesture with surprised thanked the Artist for recognising his wonderdul contribution to national development, which to him is his area of calling.
Also speaking at the presentation, Mrs Showunmi was overwhelmed by the attaractiveness of her husband’s painting and pray that God will continue to be with the Artist.
In the final analysis, Showunmi promised to continue in nation building and therefore called on the government to live up to expectations.