From: Segun Babatunde in Gombe
Members of the Northern Governors Forum have felicitated with their colleague and Governor of Gombe State, Alhaji Inuwa Yahaya as he marks his 60th birthday.
Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong in a congratulatory message described Governor Yahaya as a gentleman, accomplished technocrat and businessman who has used his wealth of experience and knowledge garnered over the years to the service of his people.
This is contained in a congratulatory message issued by Dr. Makut Simon Macham, Director of Press & Public Affairs to the Governor of Plateau State and Chairman, Northern Governors Forum and made available to newsmen in Gombe Saturday.
Lalong said within the fold of the leaders of the Northern region and the Governors Forum at large, Yahaya’s excellent contributions to critical issues have remained outstanding and appreciated as he displays patriotism, maturity, collaboration and futuristic perspectives all the time.
He said for Governor Yahaya to have attained the age of 60, there is every reason to thank God for protection, direction and for the opportunity to lead his State at this point in history.
While wishing him many more years of peace, good health and happiness, Lalong urged Governor Yahaya to remain steadfast in his determination to building a society that is tolerant, equitable, fair and prosperous.