Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the publisher of Ovation Magazine, Dele Momodu on the occasion of his 60th birthday.
Mr Momodu is a popular journalist in Nigeria and has a weekly column called Pendulum. He is one of the most celebrated journalists in the country.
In a congratulatory message signed by Mr Buhari’s spokesperson, Femi Adesina on Friday, the President felicitated with Momodu on hitting the milestone in good health and sound mind.
He said: “President Muhammadu Buhari has greeted journalist/publisher, Ayobamidele Abayomi Ojútelégàn Àjàní Momodu, popularly known as Dele Momodu, on the occasion of his 60th birthday May 16, 2020.
“The President congratulated Momodu on hitting the milestone in good health and sound mind, wishing him greater contributions to the further emancipation of Nigeria in the years and decades to come.
“President Buhari rejoiced with the family, friends and professional colleagues of the Publisher of Ovation International, saying he has left his footprints indelibly in the annals of journalism in the country.
“He wished Momodu greater profundity of thoughts as he engages with readers of his weekly column, PENdulum.”