The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has congratulated the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, as he clocks 59.
The congratulatory message was contained in a statement on Thursday by the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, titled, ‘President Buhari greets Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, At 59.’
The statement read, “President Buhari felicitates with the Speaker and his family on the auspicious moment, joining the National Assembly, particularly members of the green chamber, in celebrating with the lawmaker, whose selflessness, forthrightness and patriotism continue to broaden the scope of policies, taking into full consideration the voice of Nigerians.”
Similarly, the All Progressives Congress National leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, hailed Gbajabiamila.
In a statement by his Media Office on Thursday in Abuja, Tinubu said, “Speaker Gbajabiamila’s life is one of excellence and accomplishment. He has made all of us proud.
“As a patriot, exceptional parliamentarian and seasoned yet visionary politician, Gbajabiamila has provided exemplary and progressive leadership in the House of Representatives.”