President Muhammadu Buhari sends warm greetings to Chief Oludolapo Ibukun Akinkugbe, renowned pharmacist and consummate businessman, who turns 90 on December 5, 2018.

President Buhari joins Chief Akinkugbe’s family, friends, professional and business associates to celebrate the iconic pharmacist who took his profession from moderate level of providing drugs to unhealthy people to meeting the multiple needs of society through business ventures, especially in areas of food and education.

The President congratulates the nonagenarian for his numerous achievements and recognitions across the world, serving on both national and international boards, purely borne out of his flexibility in making wise choices to invest in areas that directly impact the lives of Nigerians. Of high significance is his role as founding Chairman of West African Milk Company (WAMCO).

President Buhari believes Chief Akinkugbe’s investment of his time, resources and entrepreneurial talent in developing people and institutions in various parts of the country, and the world, will always be appreciated.

The President prays for good health, strength and longer life for the businessman.

Femi Adesina

Special Adviser to the President

(Media & Publicity)

December 3, 2018