By Ikechukwu Okaforadi
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has celebrated the former Governor of Lagos State and leader of the party, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as he marks his 69th birthday, saying he devotes his life to growth of democracy and good governance in Nigeria.
In a congratulatory message issued yesterday by the National Chairman of the APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Mai Mala Buni, who is also the governor of Yobe State, the party described Tinubu as a man of excellence, a true democrat and a great leader.
The statement said “The Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has no doubt dedicated his life to the service of humanity, promotion of good governance, growth and development of democracy in Nigeria.
“As a Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is passionate about the future of the people, as a developmental democrat, he is a proponent of due process and rule of law. His humble and humane disposition made him a great philanthropist. The APC family is so proud of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu many achievements.
“We pray to Almighty God to grant Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu many more prosperous years, good health, strength and wisdom to continue serving humanity.”