President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday celebrated Ogun State Governor, Dapo Dapo Abiodun, on his 60th birthday.
The President, in a statement by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, hailed Abiodun’s “discipline”. Buhari joined the Ogun State Executive Council, members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and citizens of the state in celebrating the governor.
He also congratulated the family, supporters and political associates.
Buhari noted that Abiodun’s landmark age, “has been heralded by many lofty achievements in the private sector and public service, attracting recognition at home and abroad, especially in contributing to his state and national development”.
The Nigerian leader commended, “the governor’s discipline, diligence and courage, which graciously translated into winning the 2019 elections”.
He further hailed Abiodun on the steps taken in prioritizing education and health care, and providing infrastructure that will stimulate more economic activities and reduce poverty.
The statement added that the President believes his wealth of experience in providing leadership, and a strong network in the business community will be gainfully used for the betterment of the state.
Buhari urged Abiodun to remain steadfast and focused in improving the lives of the people and taking the state to greater heights.
He prayed that the almighty God will endow the governor with abundant health and wisdom to realize his dreams.