ABUJA, Nigeria – President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Nuhu Ribadu, pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on his 60th birthday.
Buhari said Ribadu’s sacrifice, dedication and service towards fighting crime was commendable.
In a statement by his Spokesman, Femi Adesina, Buhari commended Ribadu for his efforts in “pursuing probity, advocating good governance and promoting democratic values.”
The statement Adesina made available reads: “As the renowned public servant turns 60, President Buhari believes his determination to see Nigeria reach greater heights, through counselling and mentoring of young leaders deserves commendation, while urging him to remain steadfast on a disciplined and focused life.
“The President prays that the almighty God will grant former EFCC Chairman longer life, good health and more opportunities to serve the nation.”