From Segun Babatunde in Bauchi
Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed has felicitated with his boss , former president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on the occasion of his 64th birthday Anniversary.
Governor Mohammed said as one of the remarkable leaders of our great country , the towering accomplishments and footprints of the former president in infrastructural development, his exceptional skills at political engineering and diplomatic capacity stand him out as an icon whose unconditional service and time- tested leadership inspire hope in his friends, family , admirers and other well wishes.
In a Press release signed by Comrade Mukhtar Gidado, Special Adviser, Media to the State Governor , and made available to newsmen Saturday, Governor Bala Mohammed also acknowledged his lifetime of achievements, successes and his invaluable contributions to the socio- economic and political advancement of the country.
“ On behalf of my family, the Government and the good people of Bauchi State, I convey my warm felicitations to Your Excellency , the Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on this auspicious occasion of your 64 birthday Anniversary” .
According to the release, “ We are very proud of you and would continue to Cherish your heritage of responsible statesmanship.You remain a rallying point for us all and a force to reckon with in the political landscape of Nigeria “
He prayed that , at 64, Almighty God will grant him more grace of many more years in the service of humanity and our fatherland in good health, renewed strength , wisdom and vigour in his remaining journeys through life .
Governor Bala Mohammed who was the FCT Minister during the administration of former president Goodluck Jonathan, reaffirmed his unflinching support and loyalty to his boss in appreciation of the support and opportunity offered him by former President.