President Muhammadu Buhari, Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos State and All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart and the whole party have congratulated previous Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as he turns 70 on November 25, 2016.
In a letter he actually marked, Buhari said he was pleased to welcome Atiku “to the 70s club,” and asked that Allah would concede him “numerous more years of good wellbeing and administration to Nigeria.”
The president included: “Throughout the years, I have respected your boldness and persistence in shielding your interests and your liberality in advancing training and education. The American University in Yola is one of your honourable legacies, and my trust and wish are that it will persevere.”
Buhari said that he himself and the previous VP ought to be appreciative to Allah, who has allowed them elegance to be in the 70s club and sends “kind individual respects.”
Likewise, Tinubu depicted Atiku as a man of confidence, saying confidence has propped him up and grow solid.
Tinubu congratulated with Atiku on accomplishing the famous age of 70 and asked him to acknowledge that “there is a tide in the undertakings of men.”
He said in the letter in which he tended to Atiku as his dear sibling:
“I compose to congratulate you on the achievement of the notorious age of three scores and ten, 70.”
“Your life has been an existence of administration to your kin, your nation and the causes you have faith in. Nigeria has been very much served by your stewardship and administration.”
“Your relentlessness in strolling the popularity based way separates you as a pioneer with substance.”
“Your enthusiasm for instruction has seen you put your time and assets in training, knowing very well indeed that when you teach individuals, you teach a country.”
“You are a man of confidence. Your confidence has propped you up and kept you solid. I ask you to acknowledge that there is a tide in the issues of men.”
“You should keep on serving Nigeria well even as a private native. Furthermore, a striking pioneer.”
“Try not to yield since Nigeria needs you and others like you to keep on making life more significant.”
“We should keep on exploring basic grounds towards advancing the benefit of everyone. I petition God for a long life and proceeded with great wellbeing for Turaki Adamawa, Atiku Abubakar.”
On its part, the APC lauded Atiku for his various commitments to the improvement of the nation.
The gathering in its birthday message to Atiku said the historical backdrop of Nigeria is fragmented without abundant reference to his commitments to the monetary improvement of Nigeria.
In a letter marked by the gathering’s National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, the previous VP was hailed for his strong commitments to the development of the gathering and digging in majority rules system in the nation.
The letter read: “Our vast and glorious party, the APC celebrates with your excellency on the event of your 70th birthday. The historical backdrop of Nigeria is deficient without bounteous reference to your colossal commitments to the social, political and financial improvement of the nation.
“Throughout the years, you have demonstrated yourself as a democrat; detribalise pioneer, senior statesman, fruitful representative, political symbol and patron.
“The gathering especially commends your interest in the nation’s instruction segment and different business wanders. These speculations have touched lives emphatically and produced work for some Nigerians.
“As a party pioneer, the APC confirm your strong commitments to the development of our incredible gathering and digging in the vote based system in the nation. The APC wishes you numerous more cheerful, solid and satisfied years of administration to the gathering and country.”