Birthday: President Buhari, Jonathan, Atiku Felicitate With Obasanjo At 83
Birthday: President Buhari, Jonathan, Atiku Felicitate With Obasanjo At 83

President Muhammadu Buhari, former President Goodluck Jonathan, and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar felicitate with former President Olusegun Obasanjo on the occasion of his 83rd birthday today, March 5th.

In his message, Buhari congratulated Obasanjo for what he called a life of courage, dedication and service to Nigeria, Africa, and humanity in general.

The President’s media adviser, Femi Adesina, in a statement said Buhari joined family members, friends and associates of Obasanjo in celebrating this landmark, saying the former President’s commitment to Nigerian nationhood remains outstanding and commendable.

In a goodwill message, Jonathan praised Obasanjo for his distinguished record of service and loyalty to the country.

On his part, Atiku Abubakar said Nigeria owes Obasanjo a lot for his selfless service to the country. He added that it is not an overstatement to describe him as the preeminent political colossus in Nigeria, a nation that owes so much to Obasanjo. Indeed, many Nigerians would read about the birthday on their GSM devices, which are one of the former President’s legacies to the Nigerian people.