As President Muhammadu Buhari clocked 79 years on Friday December 17, 2021, the Speaker of Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani has described him as the father of modern Nigeria.

He expressed this in a statement signed by his SA Media and Publicity, Honourable Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, dated Friday December 17.

“We rejoice with the father of modern Nigeria, our hero and inspirer, President Muhammadu Buhari as he clocks the age of 79 today,” it said.

The statement said that Buhari within his six years at the helm of affairs, has rescued NIgeria from infrastructural deficit.

“Our president is focused on transforming Nigeria through provision of critical infrastructure that will attract investments, leading to more jobs and a robust economy,” he stressed.

Zailani therefore, called on all Nigerians to shun political criticism and join the moving train of Progressives in moving the country forward.

“Our father, President Buhari we wish you a happy birthday and many happy returns, more fruitful years in good health and prosperity,” he prayed.