- Ex-governor Amosun is celebrating his 62nd birthday this day, Saturday, January 25
- President Buhari joined the celebrant's family, friends and other well-wishers to celebrate with him on the joyful occasion
- Buhari praised Senator Amosun, saying his contributions to nation-building at the state and federal levels are highly commendable
Birthdays come once every year and many people are filled with joy when it comes. It is a day of celebration for Senator Ibikunle Amosun as he marks his 62nd birthday on Saturday, January 25.
One of the people who have taken out time to wish the former governor of Ogun state a happy birthday is President Muhammadu Buhari.
In a statement released by the presidential aide, Femi Adesina, Buhari rejoiced with Amosun for all he has achieved over the years in various fields of human endeavour.
Buhari joined family, friends and other well-wishers to celebrate with the lawmaker on the occasion of his birthday
Nigeria's number 1 citizen prayed for the senator to enjoy a long life, good health and to continue in the service of the nation and humanity.
The president commended the celebrant’s dedication to public service and also his contributions, both at state and federal levels, to nation-building.
At the end of his tenure as governor in 2019, he contested for the Ogun Central senatorial seat and won. He was a former senator, representing Ogun Central senatorial district before becoming a governor in 2015.
Meanwhile, many others have been wishing the politician a happy birthday. He was described by some as the best governor Ogun has had.
Jonathan Sunday wrote: "Happy birthday to you sir wish many years ahead and prosperity in Jesus mighty name amen."
According to Akande Amosu Ibukunoluwa, he shares the same birthday with her daughter. "Same day with my daughter happy birthday to you," she said.
Olabisi Ganeey Bisiriyu wrote: "Happy birthday sir long life and prosperity."
"Happy birthday to you my senator may God continue to lead you to the right path," Shobowale Razaq Abiodun's comment read.
Ayomide Adisa wrote: "HBD TO U Sir Your Excellency Senator Ibikunle Amosun a.k.a SIA, Age with sufficient Grace and abundant blessing Insha Allahu My Distinguished Senator.
Omo Olowu Oduru.
Omo Owu lakoda."
Earlier, Legit.ng reported that the lawmaker addressed rumours suggesting he is in the race for the presidency in 2023. He denied the rumours.
Senator Amosun said there is a time for everything and the time to address 2023 is clearly not anywhere close.
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