Governor Ayo Fayose has showered encomiums on the former Lagos state Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his 65th birthday.

Tinubu, who is the All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, turned 65 on March  29, 2017.

Governor Fayose also described the former Governor of Lagos as an outstanding leader in Yoruba land.

According to Daily Post, he said “Congratulations Shuaibu Bola Ahmed Tinubu. I want thank God for your life, I want to appreciate God for you.

“I want to say at 65 you have done well. You are a leader, an outstanding leader in Yoruba land and beyond. We are happy that you are strong and representing the Yoruba nation very well.

“I am saying this to let you know that issues in Nigeria go beyond party lines.”

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Fayose recently told newsmen that he might reduce his criticism of President Buhari because of the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola.