President Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 89th birthday on January 18, 2022.
The President, in a statement issued Monday by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, joined family and friends to celebrate with the diplomat, whose contributions to Nigeria and the international comity he said will continue to stand out.
President Buhari said the international diplomat, who started as a Foreign Service Officer, had “consistently” followed and projected the wellbeing of his country by working “assiduously” to build his local community and staying vocal in counselling leaders on way forward.
The President also extolled his foresight, courage and diligence in pursuing his vision for a more just and peaceful world.
President Buhari prayed that the Almighty God will continue to strengthen the renowned international diplomat and his family.