Monday, December 17, 2018 12:39 am
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, in a 76th birthday message on Sunday, thanked God for blessing President Buhari with the grace of a long life, saying that he has contributed so much to the development of Nigeria, having served the nation in different capacities.
“Yours has been a life of great service to our dear nation, having served as a brave soldier, Governor, Minister of Petroleum, Head of State, and now President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.”
Ex-President Jonathan, who highlighted Buhari’s patriotism and deep commitment to Nigeria’s development, prayed to God to grant the President good health and more productive years.
“I join you, your family, well-wishers and fellow Nigerians to give thanks to Almighty God for the gift of a long life.
“I wish you good health and more productive years, as you continue to lend your skills and energy to the task of building a Nigeria of our dreams.