The President clocks 75 on Sunday, December 17, 2017.
A message by Tambuwal's spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, said the governor said Buhari has paid his dues in the Nigerian polity, and prayed to God to continue to bless the life of the president.
"Attaining 75 years in life calls for thanksgiving and expression of gratitude to God. I am glad the Almighty Allah has blessed our president with long life and good health.
"No doubt, the president has proven himself to be a leader of high ethics and morality. We in Sokoto State join all Nigerians in wishing the president a happy birthday." Tambuwal said.
The governor further prayed to God to grant Buhari more productive years to see a more united, peaceful and prosperous Nigeria.