By Rhiogbere Sharon
His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with the former minister of Niger Delta Affairs- Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio on his 60th birthday being the 9th of December 2022. Commending the monumental strides he has taken in leadership and his service to his mother land.
In co-ordination with members of the to intonate as the party chieftain’s visioneer style of leadership has continued to incline and stimulate. Starting from his Home-state, where he was in leadership for eight years and changed the scenery and terrain, making it a globally acceptable reference for social, economic and infrastructural development.
Mr. President has noted his contributions to the political developments in the country erstwhile serving as Commissioner for Petroleum and Natural Resources, Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Lands and Housing which preluded his election into Governorship in 2007. He commends his consistency in remaining vocal and vibrant, especially as the Senate Minority Leader.
The President celebrates the antecedent governor and prominent leader of the South-South for his zest in promoting the wellbeing of his people, and maintaining amicable relationship for peace and cognizance at the national level.
The President prays the Almighty God to bless Sen. Akpabio and his family with longer life, good health and prosperity.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
December 8 2022