Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, has heaped praises on the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, for creating mutual understanding and also for enhancing the country’s image worldwide. ayokinews.com reports
President Buhari made this remark as he joins others in felicitating with the minister on his 70th birthday.
The president’s message was contained in a statement released by his special adviser on media, publicity and spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, titled, ‘President Buhari hails Lai Mohammed at 70’.
The statement reads, “The President congratulates the minister on the milestone, heralded by many years of diligent service to the country, working as a lawyer and businessman, before getting into politics where he served as Chief of Staff in Lagos State, and National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress.
“As a party stalwart, President Buhari notes the sacrifices and contributions of the minister in raising formidable information machinery that went a long way in bringing change in the country.
“The President believes Mohammed works assiduously to create understanding and enhance the image of the country by bridging the information gaps. The president commends his ingenuity, resilience and emotional intelligence.”