President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji as he turns 90 years on Aug. 26.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina in Abuja on Saturday, Buhari congratulated the royal father for a life well lived as he turned a nonagenarian.
President Muhammadu Buhari
He extended warm greetings to his family, friends and entire domain who continued to enjoy the grace and wisdom of fatherhood and exceptional leadership.
The President affirmed that the Olubadan had brought a rich background of business acumen to the throne of his fathers.
Buhari also noted that the traditional ruler had successfully translated the wisdom of investments into leadership by encouraging both the young and old to start and own businesses.
Olubadan of Ibadan
The President also extolled Olubadan’s sense of patriotism and loyalty to the country.
He particularly acknowledged his regular mobilisation of members of his community for civic duties, especially on issues that directly impact on good governance and the development of Nigeria.
The President prayed that the almighty God would grant the royal father longer life, and good health to reign on the throne of his fathers.