Tinubu hails Alhaji Smith as he clocks 75




All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, congratulated former Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Musiliu Smith, on turning 75, describing him as a patriot and statesman who contributed immensely to the unity and togetherness of Nigeria. said often looked to Alhaji Smith guidance and direction.


In a congratulatory statement issued his Media Office on Saturday and signed Mr. Tunde Rahman, Asiwaju Tinubu said: “Warm congratulations to former Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Musiliu Adeola Smith, on this occasion of his 75th .


“Alhaji Smith is a statesman and a patriot. worked relentlessly and sacrificed the unity and togetherness of this country.


“His dedication and to selfless service engendered his rise to the pinnacle of the police career as Inspector General.


“It is surprise that even in retirement, Alhaji Smith was again tapped to serve as Chairman of the Police Service Commission.
“As an icon and dependable , I relate to him with respect and admiration and often look to him guidance and direction.


“I believe his simplicity, humility, perseverance, industry, , honesty, and modest lifestyle are attributes worthy of emulation the younger generation.
“As clocks 75, my prayer is that God Almighty him years, protect and bless him with good health and abundance of grace. Amin.”