Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has joined millions of other Nigerians to felicitate with President Muhammadu Buhari on his 76th birthday.
Ortom, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, said on behalf of the government and people of Benue State, he wishes Buhari a memorable birthday celebration.
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The Governor prayed for Buhari’s good health as he pilots the affairs of the country.
The president had marked his 76th birthday with a special parade mounted by the Guards Brigade at the forecourt of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The event also witnessed special performance by the Guards Brigade Band, wishing the president “Happy Birthday’’ with their musical gadgets.
Highlight of the event was the presentation of Birthday Cards to the celebrant.
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali presented Birthday card on behalf of the country’s Armed Force, while the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, presented on behalf of members of cabinet.
Those at the event included: cabinet ministers, members of the Diplomatic Corps, security chiefs and presidential aides.