NEWS DIGEST – President Muhammadu Buhari has joined all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in felicitating with the party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on his 67th birthday.
The President said Oshiomhole has provided purposeful, courageous and tenacious leadership over the years.
President Buhari, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Friday, added that after many years of serving as labour leader, Oshiomhole has brought new dynamism into the collective effort to make democracy and development more inclusive in the country.
The president also saluted the APC national chairman for his vibrant relationship with Nigerian workers and ordinary people.
According to him, as the Chairman of APC, the strides recorded in the last elections across the country clearly testifies to his visionary and vibrant leadership.
He also commended Oshiohmole’s effort at building a strong and unified party that is focused on strengthening internal democracy and developing the country.
While rejoicing with family members, friends and political associates of the APC Chairman on the milestone, President Buhari described him as “a man of conviction, who stands resolutely by whatever he believes in.”
The President prayed that God would grant the party chairman longer life, good health and wisdom in serving the country and its citizens.(NAN)