Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has joined members, leaders and chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in rejoicing with Bola Ahmed Tinubu who has been the National Leader of the party since its formation in 2013 and former Governor of Lagos State as he clocks 70 on Tuesday, March 29, 2022.
He affirmed the contributions of the party stalwart to the political, economic and social development of the country, setting a standard in leadership, governance and philanthropy.
“As the former Governor of Lagos State turns 70,” the President noted, “ I Salute his courage, resilience, selflessness and nobility in always placing the welfare and unity of the nation above self, backed with vision of a greater Nigeria through investments in people, institutions and governments, without minding tribe or creed.”
President Buhari joined family members, friends, business and political associates in celebrating the septuagenarian, who has diligently and progressively risen on the nation’s political ladder since 1992, fighting for the democratic rule against many odds, angling for people-focused development and supporting visionary and purposeful leadership.
He prayed that the Almighty God would increase Tinubu, the Jagaba of Borgu Kingdom, in strength, good health and wisdom to keep serving the nation, and humanity.
President Buhari congratulates Bola Tinubu @ 70