Uduaghan @60: Jonathan salutes governor’s dedication to Delta, Nigeria


President Goodluck Jonathan has applauded Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan’s exemplary dedication to the service of Delta State and Nigeria.

In a congratulatory letter to Dr. Uduaghan on the occasion of his 60th birthday, coming up on October 22, 2014, Jonathan also commended his commitment to the ideals of diligence, humility and perseverance.

“On behalf of my family, the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, I write to express warm felicitations to you on the glorious occasion of your 60th birthday anniversary.

“I join your family, friends, well-wishers and the entire people of Delta State in celebrating a life that vividly epitomises triumph against all odds emanating from the circumstance of birth, while also symbolising the assured reward for single-minded commitment to the ideals of diligence, humility, perseverance, focus and dedicated service.

“As you deservedly mark this landmark anniversary, it is my prayer that Almighty God will continue to grant you good health, even as He guides, guards and prospers you in the many more years of fulfilling service ahead of you,” the President wrote via a statement released by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati.

The President wished Uduaghan a very happy birthday.