President Muhammadu Buhari has described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as an incredibly patient politician who demonstrates remarkable intellectual and mental energy in the discharge of his duties.
He also described him as a reliable and dedicated deputy who is not only admirably competent, but also exudes confidence and passion in the performance of his job.
In a message to celebrate the Vice President on his 64th birthday, coming up tomorrow, March 8, President Buhari said: “I’m proud to have selected Osinbajo as my running mate and he has given a good account of himself since our journey began in 2015.”
According to the President, “the Vice President is a cool-headed gentleman who puts the interest of Nigeria above other narrow considerations.”
Buhari wished his deputy many more prosperous years and Almighty God’s continued guidance, even the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu also eulogized Professor Osinbajo
He said that the Vice President has exemplified the best traits of a public servant who strives to do his best for the country.
“Prof. Osinbajo has shown great character, intellect, and professional knowledge in serving Nigeria and in supporting President Buhari and his agenda.
“While celebrating his birthday we also urge this man of vision and diligent work ethics to continue ever forward by recommitting himself and his ample talents to the betterment of this nation and its people.
“May he continue to exhibit outstanding patriotic loyalty and singularity of purpose.
May he always work for the good of the nation and do his best to continue to reform the economy as is his mandate as VP so that all Nigerians may drink of the cup of prosperity and hope.
“I pray that your efforts bear the fullest fruit and that history will speak fondly of your efforts and achievements.”