President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday felicitated the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on his 90th birthday holding on Sunday.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President congratulated the royal father for a life well lived as he turns a nonagenarian.
Buhari extended warm greetings to the monarch’s family, friends and entire domain who continue to enjoy the grace and wisdom of fatherhood and exceptional leadership.
The statement read, “The President affirms that Olubadan brought a rich background of business acumen to the throne of his fathers, and has successfully translated the wisdom of investments into leadership by encouraging both the young and old to start and own businesses.
“President Buhari extols Olubadan’s sense of patriotism and loyalty to the country, and 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 prays that the almighty God will grant the royal father longer life, and good health to reign on the throne of his fathers.”