On the occasion of his 64th birthday, President Muhammadu Buhari has extolled the virtues of his Vice, saying he is proud to have chosen professor Yemi Osinbajo as his running mate in 2015.
Buhari issued these statement in a congratulatory message to celebrate the vice-president’s 64th birthday.
In a statement issued by Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, the President described Osinbajo as “a reliable and dedicated deputy who is not only admirably competent, but also exudes confidence and passion in the performance of his job”.
“Vice-President Osinbajo is an incredibly patient politician who demonstrates remarkable intellectual and mental energy in the discharge of his duties,” Buhari was quoted to have said.
“I’m proud to have selected Osinbajo as my running mate, and he has given a good account of himself since our journey began in 2015.
“The Vice-President is a cool-headed gentleman who puts the interest of Nigeria above other narrow considerations.”
The Buhari wished Osinbajo many more prosperous years and divine guidance in his affairs