Buhari hails Tinubu at 71, says he will give Nigeria good leadership
President Muhammadu Buhari greeted President-elect Bola Tinubu on his 71st birthday and said Nigeria would experience effective governance under the administration of the former Lagos Governor.
The president, in a statement by his special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, said Tinubu had the political pedigree and experience to pull it off before May 29, when he would assume leadership of the country.
As the president-elect prepares to assume the mantle of leadership at age 71, the president claims his 1990s political pedigree, his active role in party politics, his election as senator and then governor of Lagos State, and their diligent participation in the leadership structure at the executive and legislative levels for many years, will serve as an asset for good and effective governance,” the statement read.
“President Buhari believes that Asiwaju’s warmth, kindness and generosity have set the pace for a network of friends, both at home and abroad, who will shape his presidency with the expertise to guide the economy and Consolidate investments from previous leaders, particularly in people. -First development and infrastructure.