his Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates a former Secretary-Common of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 88th birthday. Buhari’s goodwill message to the diplomat was contained in an announcement by his Particular Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, titled “President Buhari greets former Commonwealth Secretary-Common, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, at 88.”
It stated, “President Muhammadu Buhari warmly rejoices with seasoned diplomat and administrator, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 88th birthday, January 18, 2021, congratulating the former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth for a life that keeps learning and growing in wisdom, knowledge and experience.
“President Buhari acknowledges the worthy contributions of Chief Anyaoku to the development of the country, starting out as a young Foreign Service Officer, and reaching the pinnacle of his career through vision and diligence, and consistently projecting Nigeria as a great nation.
“The President extols the statesmanship of Chief Anyaoku in all the time counselling leaders and the citizenry alike, notably bringing a worldwide context to points and insurance policies, and utilizing his in-depth community of worldwide pals to help the nation’s efforts in deepening good governance, democracy and sustainable improvement.
“As the former Commonwealth Secretary-General turns 88, President Buhari prays that the Almighty God will strengthen him in good health, and grant him the grace for better help to the nation he loves a lot.”