“I sincerely extend my best wishes and congratulations to Pastor E. A. Adeboye on the occasion of his 78th birthday celebrations.
“Truly, Pastor Adeboye is a strong and committed leader of nations. Through his formidable and devoted ministry, he has built a flock that now numbers many millions.
“With the support of his loyal and dedicated wife, Pastor Adeboye has built a church that is renowned across the world.
Tinubu said that Adeboye’s dedication to his faith and the salvation of his followers deserved recognition and commendation, even from among those who do not profess identical beliefs.
“My thoughts are with Pastor Adeboye, his family and all people of faith across our great nation, Nigeria at this important moment.
“May God continue to show Pastor Adeboye His divine mercy.