Press Release

Governors of the south west have congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari as he turns 76.

The Governors message which was conveyed in a statement by their chairman and Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN described the chief of staff as a formidable stabilizer.

The statement, signed on behalf of Governor Akeredolu by his Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo equally lauded the International Relations scholar for bringing to bear, his vast experience in the International Public Service.

The statement reads:”For enigmas like Professor Ibrahim Gambari, nothing seems too much to commit in terms of best wishes, especially when sound health is savoured. Here is a man who has brought his vast international public service experience to bear for the benefit of all.

“At 76, he has defied the artificial barriers of age by demonstrating an alluring capacity, amiable ability and a dispassionate exertion of exemplary leadership with precision. Undoubtedly too, he has committed an immeasurably enviable blend to all relationships as he encounter them.

“As we the Governors of the South West States heartily rejoice with our iconic Chief of Staff to Mr. President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari on the occasion of his 76th birthday, we pray the Almighty Allah, in His infinite Mercy, grants him more grace, favour and wisdom in the discharge of his assigned responsibilities to the good people of Nigeria.