Buhari congratulates Fr Mbaka on 21st priestly ordination anniversary

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President Muhammadu Buhari in a statement on Thursday, congratulated the Director of Adoration Ministry, Reverend Father Ejike Mbaka, on the 21st anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood in the Catholic Church which is being celebrated today.

The message was contained in a statement by the presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina on Thursday.

According to Adesina, the President extended his “best wishes to Fr. Mbaka's family, congregation and well-wishers as they celebrate this special occasion with him in his continued devotion to the well being of others as a father, wise counselor, teacher and guardian.”

The President commended “Mbaka's steadfast devotion to his vocation and ministry amply demonstrated in his love and service for his people, nation and God.”

President Buhari prayed “that God Almighty, who has given the cleric the strength to devote his entire life to service in the vineyard will continually bless and prosper his ministry.”

-Emmanuel Ikechukwu