Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has extolled the virtues of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as he marks his 63rd birthday.
In a congratulatory message he signed, Governor Bello said hailed Osinbajo’s contributions towards his re-election bid last year.
He stated that the Vice President has shown uncommon passion and zeal for development and unity of Nigeria.
“I, Alhaji Yahaya Bello and good people of Kogi State join millions of Nigerians to rejoice with His Excellency, our able Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), GCON on the occasion of his 63rd birthday anniversary.
“As an accomplished scholar, teacher, lawyer, administrator and a Man of God, you remained one of the nation’s leading experts on the Law of Evidence, National and Regional Corporate Commercial Laws and Public Laws.
“Since 2015 that you assumed office as Vice President, you have no doubt, displayed an uncommon passion and burning zeal for the overall growth, progress, development and unity of our dear country, Nigeria.
“Your Excellency, you have over time proven yourself to be a very dependable ally to our President and my own political father, President Muhammadu Buhari since the dispensation of this present leadership in the country.
“Permit me to use this auspicious occasion to appreciate you and your beloved wife for your immense supports and contributions towards the realization of my governorship aspirations for the first and second term.
“As you clock another year today, may the Almighty God continue to keep you in sound health, spirit, soul and body for many more years to accomplish more for the nation,” he said.
Born on March 8, 1957, Osinbajo became the Vice President in 2015 alongside President Muhammadu Buhari. They were re-elected for a second term last year.