Nigerian Governors under the auspices of Northern Governors Forum, have joined other citizens to celebrate the former President of the country, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, as he clocks 63 years today.
In a congratulatory message signed by the Chairman of the Forum and governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong, the Forum said the former President has continued to serve the country with zeal and commitment even after he has left office.
They described the former President as a true democrat whose passion for the growth of democracy is reflected not only in his records while in office, but of his current engagements where he has travelled round the world to monitor elections and also engage with stakeholders.
According to the statement, the forum “saluted the former President’s patriotism and dedication to the unity, peace and development of Nigeria as well as offering counsel on various issues.
“While wishing many more years of good health, peace and happiness, the Northern Governors asked him to remain focused on his life of service that has brought honour and goodwill to Nigeria,” the Northern governors stated.