- Former President Goodluck Jonathan clocks 60th on November 20
- Ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar sent him a congratulatory messgae
- In the message, Atiku called him the face of democracy in Nigeria
Atiku Abubakar, the former vice president of Nigeria under the regime of Olusegun Obasanjo, sent a birthday congratulatory message to former President Goodluck Jonathan.
The former president, who was born on November 20, 1957, and turned 60 on Monday, November 20, 2017, ruled Nigeria as President from 2010 to 2015 after succeeding the late President Umar Musa Yar'adua.
Atiku, in his congratulatory message to Jonathan, said: "A very happy 60th birthday to Dr. Goodluck Jonathan @GEJonathan, the Face of Democracy in Africa. Your words that your ambition isn’t worth the blood of our citizens will stand forever.
I wish you continued good health and wisdom."
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Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously reported that President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former President Goodluck Jonathan on his 60th birthday, slated for Monday, November 20.
The President in a statement by the special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, joined members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), professional colleagues, associates of Dr. Jonathan, and his family in celebrating the unique history of the Nigerian leader.
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