President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, felicitated Emir of Ilorin and Chairman of Kwara State Traditional Council, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, on his 81st birthday, joining family and friends to celebrate with the retired eminent justice, whose leadership antecedents continue to inspire.
In a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina, the president congratulated the royal father on the auspicious occasion of another anniversary, appreciating the noble and highly commendable roles he plays as a former Justice of the Appeal Court, Judge of the High Court, administrator, community developer and foremost nationalist.
“The President extols the humility and modernising vision of Emir of Ilorin for his domain, and the country, consistently urging both the young and old to pursue dreams of acquiring a good education, and working for the betterment of society.
President Buhari prays for longer life and good health for the royal father, who has contributed greatly to the development of sports in Nigeria.
The former senate president also in his tweet said: “Happy 81st Birthday to His Royal Highness, Mai Martaba, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, the Emir of Ilorin.
“Sir, I pray that as you celebrate another year, Almighty Allah (SWT) will continue to bless you with good health, continued grace and strength in all your endeavours.”
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