President Mohammadu Buhari has celebrated Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on his 64th birthday, describing him as a reliable deputy. Osinbajo turns 64 tomorrow March 8.
In a statement issued by his spokesman, Garba Shehu Sunday night, March 7, President Buhari said he is proud to have selected Osinbajo as his running mate in 2015.
He said, Osinbajo is “a reliable and dedicated deputy who is not only admirably competent but also exudes confidence and passion in the performance of his job.”
“I’m proud to have selected Osinbajo as my running mate and he has given a good account of himself since our journey began in 2015.
The Vice President is a cool-headed gentleman who puts the interest of Nigeria above other narrow considerations” the statement read.
The President also noted that “Vice President Osinbajo is an incredibly patient politician who demonstrates remarkable intellectual and mental energy in the discharge of his duties.”
Buhari wished him many more prosperous years and God’s continued guidance.