By Muhammed Saheed
Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, has felicitated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 80th birthday.
He stated this on his verified Facebook handle on Saturday.
The statement reads, “Alhamdulillaah. It is your 80th birthday, and I wish to join you, your family, and your well-wishers in wishing you many happy returns of the day. May Almighty Allah grant you more years in good health. Amin.”
Elsewhere, former Anambra State governor and presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi, also felicitated Mr. president and prayed to God Almighty to grant Buhari, who turned 80 more healthy, fruitful, and happy years.
He tweeted, “Congratulations to PMB @ 80! Mr. President @MBuhari, I rejoice with you as you turn 80 today. May God Almighty, grant you many more healthy, fruitful, and happy years; and continue to protect and bless you, and your family always. Happy birthday Mr. President.”
Also, the presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, Dr. Rabiu Kwankwaso, also took to his social media handle to celebrate the president on the occasion of his birthday.
He wrote, “I join my family, friends, political associates, and the entire country to congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, on his 80th birthday.
“May Almighty Allah keep you in perfect health and grant you the wisdom and strength to steer the affairs of our dear nation.”