Shagari Goodluck Jonathan congratulates ex-President as he clocks 91

The former President also described Shagari as a blessing to the nation.

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L-R former PresidentS, Shehu Shagari AND Goodluck Jonathan in Sokoto on February 25, 2015. play

L-R former PresidentS, Shehu Shagari AND Goodluck Jonathan in Sokoto on February 25, 2015.

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Former President Goodluck Jonathan has sent congratulatory messages to ex-President Alhaji Shehu Shagari on his 91st birthday.

Shagari turned 91 today, February 25, 2016.

GEJ also described Shagari as a blessing to the nation.

He also asked God to grant Shagari more productive and fruitful years.

GEJ said “I am glad the Almighty Allah has blessed you with long life and good health, in line with your selfless dedication to noble causes and human progress.

“You have been of immense blessing to Nigeria while serving her in various capacities as a teacher, nationalist, politician and statesman.”

Adding that “The nation will continue to be grateful to you because of your vision, wisdom, democratic ideals and outstanding achievements as President.

“Your altruism, patriotism and long-standing commitment to peace and development will continue to inspire many Nigerians to offer their best to their country.”

The ex-President’s former  Aide de Camp (ADC), Col. Ojogbane Adegbe, has slammed a N100million lawsuit against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged unlawful detention.

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