Buhari the number citizen of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has received a powerful message from Former President Goodluck Jonathan, on Sunday, December 16.
Jonathan sent a congratulatory message to his immediate successor, Muhammadu Buhari, on his 76th birthday, which comes up on Monday, December 17.
In his message as signed in Abuja, Jonathan thanked God for blessing Buhari with the grace of a long life. He however, recognized that the president had contributed so much to the development of Nigeria, having served the nation in different capacities. He also commented on Buhari’s effort in putting his best in service for fatherland.
He expressed clearly in his word, “Yours has been a life of great service to our dear nation, having served as a brave soldier, Governor, minister of petroleum, head of state, and now president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria,”
Former President Jonathan added that Buhari is indeed a patriotic with deep commitment to Nigeria’s development. His prayer to God is to grant Buhari good health and more productive years. “I join you, your family, well-wishers and fellow Nigerians to give thanks to Almighty God for the gift of a long life. I wish you good health and more productive years, as you continue to lend your skills and energy to the task of building a Nigeria of our dreams,” he said.