President Muhammadu Buhari has despatched heat felicitations to former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar on his 77th birthday.
He congratulated him on a lifetime of goal, pushed by a ardour to serve his nation and humanity.
The President, in a press release by the Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, extolled the previous Head of State’s dedication to peace, stability and growth in Nigeria, and the African continent, as he frequently and relentlessly follows and counsels leaders and communities on values of togetherness and collective imaginative and prescient.
President Buhari believed Gen. Abubakar’s visionary and selfless management fashion, and willingness for inclusive progress and growth units him aside for commendation, whereas the handing over to a civilian authorities in 1999 secured an everlasting place for him in historical past.
The President joined relations, skilled colleagues and mates in celebrating the African elder statesman and world voice.
He prayed that the almighty God will grant Gen. Abubakar longer life and good well being as he continues to serve humanity.