Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari saturday sent his warm greetings to erudite lawyer and rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana on sundayâ€™s occasion of his 60th birthday.
In a statement, Mr. Femi Adesina, the presidentâ€™s media adviser, he said his principal joined family members, friends and professional colleagues of the cerebral lawyer in celebrating this milestone.
According to him, Falanaâ€™s 60-year sojourn on earth has been marked by honours and awards for his forthrightness and advocacy for the good of every Nigerian.
According to him, Buhari commended Falanaâ€™s sense of patriotism over the years, and what he described as his advisory roles to leaders, institutions and governments, especially on the value of good governance.
â€œAs the legal luminary turns 60, the president believes his antecedents have been most exemplary and commendable in advocating for a better life for the poor and underprivileged.
â€œPresident Buhari prays that the almighty God will grant the human rights lawyer longer life, good health and more wisdom to keep serving the country,â€ the statement added.