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Buhari Describes Shonekan As Accomplished Administrator, Astute Businessman, Patriot At 80

shonekanPresident Muhammadu Buhari has described former Head of the Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan as an accomplished administrator, astute businessman and patriot.
In a birthday message issued by the senior special assistant to the President on media and publicity, Malam Garba Shehu expressed the President’s heartily felicitation to the “elder statesman.”
“President Buhari commends his immense contribution to national peace and development which he has exemplified as an accomplished administrator, astute businessman and patriot.
“The President believes that the historic role played by the octogenarian in forging and maintaining the unity of Nigeria will continue to endear him to many. He assured that his administration would continue look forward to his fatherly counsel and advice on how to move the nation forward.”
President Buhari prayed to God to grant Chief Shonekan more years of good health and happiness “to see the Nigeria of our dreams.” [myad]