The former Nigerian President, President Goodluck Jonathan has felicitated former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on the occasion of his 86th birthday, wishing him long life in good health and peace of mind as he continues to work for a united and prosperous Nigeria.
The former President described Chief Obasanjo as a sincere patriot who has remained relentless, even in old age, in his commitment to building bridges of harmony, equity, and progress in Africa.
In a goodwill message he personally signed, Dr Jonathan stated: “On behalf of my family, I felicitate you as you celebrate your 86th birthday. Your Excellency, you have lived a life of exemplary loyalty, service and patriotism to Nigeria and Africa, building bridges of harmony and making peace.
“I am delighted that even in old age, you have been relentless in your passion for a peaceful and just Nigeria and a prosperous Africa.
“As you celebrate, I wish you more strength, sound health and peace. On behalf of my family, I wish you a happy birthday. Congratulations, Your Excellency.”