Senate President felicitates former Head of State Gen. Abubakar at 79

The President of the , Dr. Ahmad , felicitated a former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, on the occasion of his 79th birthday.

’s message is contained statement released to the News Agency of (NAN) by his on , Ola Awoniyi, in Abuja on Sunday.

He rejoiced with the family, friends and numerous well-wishers of the elder statesman on the auspicious occasion.

He said that Abubakar would forever be remembered for his demonstration of uncommon statesmanship and patriotism by quickly guiding into the Fourth Republic.

said  that this been the country’s most enduring democratic dispensation and also commended  Abubakar’s efforts since his retirement in  peace, unity and good governance in the country.

Lawan prayed  that Allah   grant the General many more years in good so that he could continue his selfless service to his fatherland.(NAN)