President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former President Olusegun Obasanjo on the occasion of his 84th birthday.
A statement issued by Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), Garba Shehu, on Saturday, said on behalf of the Government of Nigeria, President Buhari wished the former President, “who has served the country with loyalty and huge dedication, continued good health and happiness.”
President Buhari said the nation will continue to look up to the former President for wisdom and statesmanship.
The statement added as family, Nigerians, and friends around the world celebrate the former president, President Buhari prayed God almighty to sustain him with greater wisdom and strength to continue his good works for the country.
YOU SHOULD NOT MISS THESE HEADLINES FROM NIGERIAN TRIBUNE
One year after Nigeria recorded its first COVID-19 index case, the country has not been able to meet its testing target.
On February 27, 2020, Nigeria’s first index case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Lagos. This was the first reported case in Sub-Saharan Africa. An Italian, who had just returned from Milan, Italy on the 25th of February 2020, was confirmed by the Virology Laboratory of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), and managed at the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) in Yaba, Lagos…Buhari greets ex-President
The train started the 156.65 kilometres journey to Lagos at exactly 08:00hrs. The pace of its acceleration was minimal.
At about 25 minutes, the train slowed down at the uncompleted Omi-Adio terminal, a village on the Abeokuta/Ibadan expressway; it’s a stone throw from Apata in Ibadan. Conveyance of passengers from there and other terminals has not kickstarted as the terminals are still under construction and workers were found there.
“Please do not talk to my father. He is yet to come to terms with the death of his son. It is a most tragic experience. How does one quantify the loss of a dear brother? My brother was killed like an animal by two herdsmen. His offence was that he asked them to drive their cows off his already cultivated farmland,” Bisi Olaosepin, whose brother was hacked to death, struggled to hold back his tears as he relayed to Sunday Tribune the horrible experience that culminated in the passage of his brother…Buhari greets ex-President