Buhari congratulates President of Nigerian Baptist Convention, Israel Akanji at 60



President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention,  Dr  Israel Adelani Akanji, his 60th birthday.

In a congratulatory by his Senior Special Assistant Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja Tuesday, Buhari rejoiced with Akanji’s family members, friends and the body of Christ the auspicious occasion.

Buhari congratulated  the cleric for the milestone and  a life dedicated to the service of God, country and humanity.

He noted in particular, Akanji’s compassion, abhorrence to violence and his biblical posture all national issues, with clear preference for dialogue, peace and the wellbeing of society.

According to him, Akanji’s commitment to improving the lives of many, through preaching and teaching the gospel, reveals his love for God and his people.

He urged the  religious to his wealth of knowledge and experience to keep serving the nation.

President Buhari prayed for the wellbeing of Akanji and his family. (NAN)