By Hannah Nathan, Warri
In honour of his 81st birthday, Niger State Governor Mohammed Umaru Bago honoured Nigeria’s most recent president, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd).
He characterized Buhari as an unquestionably honest, patriotic, and unselfish individual because of his unrelenting commitment to public service, the governor stated in a congratulatory letter via his chief press secretary, Bologi Ibrahim, that Buhari has continuously demonstrated the traits of a real statesman.
“The former president has consistently exemplified qualities of a true statesman as a result of his unwavering dedication to public service, while his integrity and moral fortitude have inspired generations and earned him the respect and admiration of Nigerians beyond his professional accomplishments,” he stated.
In the same vein, Governor Bago also celebrated the 56th birthday of his predecessor, Senator Abubakar Sani Bello, who represents the Niger North Senatorial District.
The Governor recalled the celebrant’s contributions to the expansion and advancement of the State throughout his tenure as Governor, characterizing him as a modest and open-minded individual.