ASKiNGRADiO.com | News | Makurdi | Dec 17
As President Muhammadu Buhari turns 75 today, Governor, Samuel Ortom, on behalf of the government and the good people of Benue State, felicitates with Mr President and prays that he enjoys many more years of good health and wisdom.
Governor Ortom says the giant strides taken by President Buhari to pull the country out of recession are unprecedented and is confident that the President will do more for Nigerians in the months and years to come.
He describes President Buhari as a selfless leader who’s commitment to the fight against corruption has restored Nigeria’s place as a respected nation among other countries of the world.
Governor Ortom cites one of the President’s popular quotes as the hallmark of determination in service to fatherland:
“This generation of Nigerians, and, indeed the future generation, have no country other than Nigeria; we shall stay and salvage it together”.
The Governor urges all Nigerians to support President Buhari by embracing the policies of the present administration, believing that the economy will continue to improve.
He affirms that Benue State will sustain its collaboration with the Federal Government in providing good governance and security in particular as demonstrated through the enactment of the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law to end frequent crises between herdsmen and farmers in the state.
Governor Ortom joins millions of other Nigerians in wishing the President a joyfull birthday celebration.
Chief Press Secretary
December 17, 2017.