Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated former President Ibrahim Babangida as he celebrates his 79th birthday on 17th August 2020.
Lawan says the former General can be proud of his contributions to the defence of the nation’s territorial integrity, unity, political and socio-economic development of Nigeria.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ola Awoniyi, the Senate President noted that President Babangida has remained passionate about Nigeria more than two decades after his exit from active public service.
Lawan urged the elder statesman to continue to avail those in leadership positions the benefits of his experience and wise counsel for the unity, stability and progress of the nation.
The Senate President wishes the General many more years of good health and peace of mind.