The Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu has described former President of Nigeria, Gen. Ibrahim Babaginda (IBB) as a bridge builder with passion for a united and indivisible Nigeria.
The former governor of Abia also described IBB as an accomplished and dedicated elder statesman.
He said that the former President is a strong advocate of peaceful co-existence among all ethnic groups in Nigeria.
“On behalf of the people of Abia North Senatorial District, I felicitate with former President of Nigeria, Gen. Ibrahim Babaginda on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
“The former military ruler is a selfless, patriotic and highly detrabilised statesman.
While appreciating the former president as a rare gem, Kalu urged the celebrant to sustain his patriotic efforts in advocating peace and unity across the country.
He wished the former president a glorious celebration and longer life as he serves humanity. (NAN)