President Muhammadu Buhari has joined members of the All Progressives Congress in congratulating former Governor of Nasarawa State, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, on his 75th birthday on July 23, 2021.
The President congratulatory message was contained in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu.
He felicitated Adamu’s family, friends and associates “on the auspicious moment that calls for thanksgiving and celebration”.
Buhari noted the contributions of the former governor to nation building, serving variously as a member of Constituent Assembly in 1977, Constitutional National Conference and Minister of State for Works and Housing in 1995.
Adamu had also worked in both private and public sector firms in the construction sector that saw to the erection of many historic places in Nigeria like the Murtala Mohammed Square in Kaduna.
The President affirmed that Adamu’s roles in shaping the constitution of the country, providing leadership in Nasarawa State and building political institutions remained outstanding.
He acknowledged that the experience of the APC stalwart would also be relevant in inspiring upcoming leaders.
Buhari prayed for the wellbeing of the former governor as he continues to serve the nation.