President Muhammadu Buhari, has commended Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, for “devoting energy for the unity, progress and development of the nation”
While congratulating the former governor of old Abia State as he turns 70, Buhari, in a statement signed by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and publicity, described Onu as an accomplished politician and administrator.
The statement reads:
“President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with author, engineer, former governor of Abia State and current Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu as he turns 70 December 1, 2021.
“The President celebrates the accomplished politician and administrator as a gentleman who has over time proved to be “a dedicated patriot in words and deeds,” devoting energy for the unity, progress and development of the Nation.
“Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, as a true leader, you have continued to use your wisdom and knowledge to champion the cause of your people. At all times, you display a great understanding and provide deep insights regarding the complexities of our fatherland.
“I rejoice with you, your family and friends on this landmark celebration. As you continue to espouse a prosperous and a technologically driven Nigeria, my prayer is that God Almighty will bless you with longer years in good health in the service of the country,” the President remarked.