Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Friday, felicitated with former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on his 63rd birthday.
In a statement made available to 9News Nigeria, personally signed by him, Umahi said Jonathan is gentle and focused, bold and committed to whatsoever that will bring about the development and progress of Nigeria.
The statement reads in full,
HEARTY CONGRATULATIONS TO HIS EXCELLENCY, GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN, GCFR AT 63
I heartily felicitate with a true democrat and an uncommon leader, the former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on this auspicious day of his birth.
His political ascension and continued relevance in the national and international sphere is a testimony of his weight, political sagacity and acceptability of his uncommon leadership strides when he held sway of the exulted public office as the President of Nigeria.
He is gentle and focused, bold and committed to whatsoever that will bring about the development and progress of the nation.
I celebrate His Excellency’s 63rd Birthday for his uncommon roles in the sustainability of democracy in Nigeria and leadership prowess in any position he finds himself in.
Happy Birthday, Your Excellency.
Engr. David Nweze Umahi, FNSE, FNATE
Governor of Ebonyi State