President Muhammadu Buhari has prayed to God to grant ex President Goodluck Jonathan good health, wisdom and strength to continue serving Nigeria.
The President, in a message on the 60th birthday of his predecessor in office, described the history of the ascension of Jonathan to the Presidency of Nigeria as unique.
Jonathan, Buhari said, is a leader, “who within a short period, rose from being a Deputy Governor, Governor, Vice President to becoming Nigeria’s President for six years.”
President Buhari said that Dr. Jonathan’s foray into politics and ascendency to the highest political office in Nigeria “from a humble riverine background testifies to the greatness and inclusiveness of Nigeria’s democracy, and serves as an invitation to all those with interest to add value to the nation.”
He congratulated the former President on behalf of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) and all Nigerians, for the birthday that comes up tomorrow, November 20.
President Buhari called on members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), professional colleagues, associates and his family to. Join him in celebrating the life of Dr. Jonathan. [myad]

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