President Muhammadu Buhari is on a divine mission to rescue Nigeria from the brink of collapse and hopelessness, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said.
In a statement by his spokesman, Turaki Hassan, the speaker felicitated with President Buhari on his 74th birthday anniversary, saying the president came back to lead Nigeria at a time when the nation was in dire need of purposeful, credible and dynamic leadership.
Mr. Dogara said “although the road is rough and turbulent”, the journey to greatness and affluence has commenced with the APC government led by President Buhari.
“We remain eternally grateful to the almighty God for giving us you at this critical period in our nation’s history when the need for a dynamic and purposeful leadership is imperative.
“Undoutedbly, you are here on a divine mission to rescue Nigeria from the brink of collapse and hopelessness. Though the road is rough and turbulent, we know this is but for a moment as the return journey to prosperity, affluence and greatness has already commenced with you as the chief pilot. This is the journey to ensure Nigeria takes her rightful place in the comity of nations sooner than latter.
“As you work hard bring the much needed change to Nigerians, be assured that the House of Representatives is a partner in progress to deliver dividends of democracy to our citizens,” said the statement.
Mr. Dogara then prayed God almighty to grant the president abundant wisdom, strenght, courage and sound health to continue to steer the affairs of the country aright and take it to the promised land.