By Ikechukwu Okaforadi
The Senate Thursday congratulated the Speaker of the House of Representatives , Hon Femi Gbajabiamila on his 58th birthday celebration , describing him as anchor of democracy .
In a statement signed by its spokesperson, Senator Ajibola Basiru , the upper legislative chamber admired the thoughtful,focused and determined leadership style of the Speaker in the Lower Chamber.
Gbajabiamila according to the statement, has to a very large extent, contributed to advancement of Democracy in the Country through his great vision,probity and sincerity of purpose .
It added that Gbajabiamila’s pragmatic legislative focussing , has hade a great impact on delivering dividends of democracy to the generality of Nigerians.
Emphasising that the Speaker deserves all celebration on his birthday , the Senate prays God to endow him with more wisdom, strength of character and sound health to steer the canoe of the House of Representatives further and to a safe and secure harbour.