- Congratulates former President at 61
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan, his predecessor, on the occasion of his 61st birthday anniversary on November 20, 2018.
In a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina, President Buhari remarked that young Nigerians have a lot to learn from former President Jonathan in the manner he made his contribution to the building and development of the country.
President Buhari declared that the former president remains an inspiration to every young Nigerian of the possibilities that await anyone willing to learn, work hard and participate in making the country great.
National Daily learnt that the president further congratulated former President Jonathan on the publication of his memoir, ‘My Transition Hours’, which is being launched as part of ceremonies marking his birthday. Buhari encouraged Nigerians to follow same example of sharing their experiences in writing.
“President Buhari prays that the Almighty God will strengthen Jonathan, grant him longer life and bless his family,” Adesina had declared.