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Jonathan Says Shagari A Committed Patriot, A Leader

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President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has eulogized Alhaji Shehu Shagari as a

committed patriot and outstanding leader, saying that the present

administration will continue to count on the former President's support

and solidarity.
Writing to felicitate with Alhaji Shagari on the occasion of his 90th

birthday which comes up tomorrow, Wednesday, February 25, 2015, President

Jonathan prayed that Almighty Allah will continue to bless the former

President with good health and long life.
“It is with profound joy that I write on behalf of my family, the

Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and on my own

behalf, to express very warm felicitations to you.
“I join your family, friends and well-wishers to thank Almighty Allah for

His continued guidance, protection and provision for you in the past

ninety years of a life of forthrightness and outstanding leadership with

which He has blessed you.
“It is gratifying to note that our Administration can continue to count on

the solidarity and support of accomplished, highly respected statesmen and

committed patriots like you as we vigorously pursue our national

transformation efforts.
“As you celebrate this historic day, it is my prayer that Almighty Allah

continues to prosper you and imbue you with robust health as you continue

to give of yourself in the service of our dear nation,” the President

wrote to Alhaji Shagari.
He wished him very happy birthday celebrations.
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