Nigeria’s President, Goodluck Jonathan has received a birthday message from President Muhammadu Buhari. The Former leader turned 63 on Thursday.
In a statement sent to POLITICS NIGERIA, the President hailed Jonathan over his role in brining peace to Mali.
“On behalf of the Federal Government and Nigerians in general, President Muhammadu Buhari warmly felicitates with former President Goodluck Jonathan on his 63rd birthday, November 20, 2020, congratulating him for a life of service that has brought honour and goodwill to the country.”
“The President notes, with appreciation, the peculiar and remarkable climb of the former president on Nigeria’s political ladder, and dedication that has kept him working most recently as ECOWAS envoy to bring peace to the Republic of Mali.”
“As the former Nigerian President turns 63, President Buhari prays that the Almighty God will grant Dr Jonathan longer life, good health and more wisdom to keep serving the nation and humanity.” the statement read.