17 August 2020 by Itodo James
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has rejoiced with former President, Ibrahim Babangida on the occasion of his 79th birthday .
Lawan in a statement in Abuja by his media adviser, Ola Awoniyi says the General and former Nigerian leader can be proud of his contributions to the defence of the territorial integrity, unity, political and socio-economic development of Nigeria.
The President of the Senate notes that President Babangida remained passionate about Nigeria more than two decades after his exit from active public service.
Lawan urges the elder Statesman to continue to avail those in leadership positions the benefits of his experience and wise counsel for the unity, stability and progress of the nation.
The President of the Senate wishes the General many more years of good health and peace of minds.