President of the Nigerian Senate, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan has felicitated the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on his 71st birthday.
Lawan joins his family, associates and millions of admirers in Nigeria and across the globe to rejoice with the Jagaban Borgu on this auspicious occasion.
In his congratulatory message, the Senate President described Asiwaju Tinubu as “an exceptional political leader who has impacted his time and space with great ideas, exemplary courage of conviction and astonishing capacity for purposeful leadership.
“The benevolence of Allah has strengthened these qualities in him and taken him to the threshold of historic greatness as he prepares to assume the leadership of our great country from May 29, 2023, Insha Allah.
“Asiwaju’s impending inauguration as the next President of Nigeria is not by happenstance. It is the result of sheer doggedness, hard work and consistency in the pursuit of beliefs and set goals.
“Asiwaju Tinubu is not just a quintessential politician but also a philanthropist who has impacted many lives in no small measures.
“Asiwaju’s recent clarion call to Nigerians, after his well-deserved victory at the polls, for healing and reconciliation, exemplifies his magnanimity of spirit, love for peace and an unbending belief that every Nigerian, no matter their political persuasion, has a role to play for the unity and progress of Nigeria.
“I pray Allah to imbue him with wisdom to take our dear nation to a greater height.
“Here is wishing the Jagaban Borgu a happy birthday and many more years in fine fettle and happiness.”