President Muhammad Buhari has joined other Nigerians to wish former Nigerian military leader Ibrahim Babangida who marks his 79th birthday, today 16th August 2020
In a congratulatory message, which was released by the President spokesperson Femi Adesina, Buhari told Babangida that:
“His services to the country will always be remembered. Buhari noted that Babangida’s good deeds will always be remembered by Nigerians.
Part of the three-paragraph message read: “As the former military leader turns a new age, the President believes his services to the country will always be remembered.
“President Buhari prays that the Almighty God will continually strengthen Gen. Babangida, grant him good health and longer life.”
Born on 16th August 1941, Babangida was a former Army General and military president of Nigeria between 1985 and 1993.