President Muhammadu Buhari( PMB) has felicitated with the Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Alfred Achebe,on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
The President conveyed his congratulatory message in a statement on Saturday by his Media Adviser, Femi Adesina.
Buhari commended the Igwe for his unwavering dedication to Nigeria’s unity and development.
The president hailed the royal father for devoting so much of his time, resources and influence to championing access to quality education as a necessity for national development.
PMB thanked the obi of Onitsha for setting a worthy example to the traditional institution on dignity and honour in public office, respect for diversity, and dedication to the culture of peace and bridge building.
Buhari therefore joined family, friends, well-wishers and beneficiaries of Igwe Achebe’s leadership and philanthropic gestures in praying that the Almighty God grants the celebrant more years of health and happiness.