President Muhammadu Buhari warmly congratulates scholar and community leader, Prince Adams Onyenkenwe Gbenoba, on his 80th birthday, February 16th, 2018.

President Buhari joins professional colleagues, family and friends of the octogenarian in celebrating the milestone, which has been lined with worthy achievements of contributing to the development of education, and instilling strong values of discipline, courage and focus in many of his students who have turned leaders in diverse sectors of Nigeria.

The President commends Prince Gbenoba’s relentless love for the unity of Nigeria and the well-being of all its citizens, which he carefully articulates in his articles, counselling of leaders and in all social and communal engagements.

President Buhari believes the community leader’s value for acquiring and sharing knowledge remains a legacy that should always be emulated, and his integrity, honesty and sense of patriotism will always be a guiding light for posterity.

The President prays that the almighty God will grant Prince Gbenoba longer life, good health and wisdom to continue serving his country and humanity.

Femi Adesina
Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity)
February 16, 2018