Buhari Felicitates With Ex-Minister of Defence, Theophilus Danjuma At 85

Ad 3
(Last Updated On: 2022-12-09)


President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Minister of Defence, retired Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, as he turns 85 on Dec. 9.

In a congratulatory message by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Thursday, the President joined family members, particularly his wife, Daisy, in celebrating with the former Chief of Army Staff(1975-1979).

He noted that Danjuma had served meritoriously in the military, and remained active in the private sector, providing employment for many, and sharing his experience with institutions and governments in shaping development policies.

President Buhari extolled the former Minister of Defence for his role in promoting democracy and democratic values in the country.

He also lauded him for regularly counseling political leaders on the need to put the nation first, and work for the greater good of citizens.

The president noted the kindheartedness of the former Chief of Army Staff in setting up a foundation that caters for the underprivileged, with commendable interventions in the health and educational sectors.

Buhari prayed for the wellbeing of the military officer and his family.


How useful was this post?

Ad 1

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?

Ad 2


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.