Daily Trust

Buhari greets Emir of Bauchi at 50

- By Muideen Olaniyi

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday greeted the Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu, on his 50th birthday.

Buhari, in a statement by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, prayed for longer life, wisdom and strength as he reigns on the throne.

The president, who joined the people and government of Bauchi State, particular­ly the emirate council, in celebratin­g the golden age, appreciate­d the emir for always promoting civic responsibi­lity in his domain, and supporting the government in sensitizat­ion of the populace on important issues, like the COVID-19 pandemic.

Buhari said the emirs’s dedication to charity and promotion of the values of tolerance, patience and civility would always be remembered, while the efforts to inspire more youths to embrace knowledge and entreprene­urship deserved commendati­on.

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