The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the 2023 elections, Peter Obi, has congratulated his running mate, Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, on the occasion of his birthday.
In a Twitter post on Friday, Obi said he joined millions of Nigerians to celebrate Baba-Ahmed’s immeasurable contributions to the country, describing him as a visionary leader.
The LP flagbearer said his running mate’s passionate drive for a better nation has seen him investing in the most critical areas of human development such as education, health and poverty eradication, which are needed for a better Nigeria.
He wrote, “My very dear brother, Sen. Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, I join millions of Nigerians rejoicing with and celebrating you on your birthday today. I celebrate your very immeasurable contributions to our dear country.
“Your passionate drive for a better nation has seen you investing in the most critical areas of human development – education, health and poverty eradication. These are the investments we need for a better Nigeria.
“As a highly successful businessman, through your many productive endeavours, you have continued to create thousands of jobs for our productive youths and helped in moving our nation from consumption to production.
“As a visionary leader, I am happy that in partnership with you, we can lead our youths to take back our nation and build the New Nigeria of our dreams. May God bless you today and always with abundant health and long life as you continue to contribute to a better nation.”