- President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former President Goodluck Jonathan on his 60th birthday
- The ex-president’s birthday is slated for Monday, November 20
- Buhari said that Jonathan’s foray into politics testified to the greatness and inclusiveness of Nigeria’s democracy
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former President Goodluck Jonathan on his 60th birthday, slated for Monday, November 20.
Legit.ng gathered that the President in a statement by the special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, joined members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), professional colleagues, associates of Dr. Jonathan, and his family in celebrating the unique history of the Nigerian leader.
He noted that Jonathan, within a short period, rose from being a deputy governor, governor, vice president to becoming Nigeria’s president for six years.
Buhari also believed Jonathan’s foray into politics and ascendancy to the highest political office in Nigeria from a humble riverine background testified to the greatness and inclusiveness of Nigeria’s democracy.
This, he said, serves as an invitation to all those with interest to add value to the nation.
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President Buhari prayed that the almighty God will bless Jonathan with good health, wisdom and strength to continue serving the country.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had previously reported that President Muhammadu Buhari congratulated elder statesman, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, the former civilian governor of the old Kaduna state recently marked his 81st birthday.
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