First Lady congratulates Gov Jang at 70

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Abuja -  The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has described Gov. Jonah Jang, of Plateau State as a “visionary leader” who has been instrumental to the development of the nation.

Jonathan said this in Abuja on Friday in a congratulatory message signed by Mrs Ayotunde Adesugba, a Director of Information in the Presidency. ?

Jang clocked 70 on March 13.

”He has joined the respected league of septuagenarians in Nigeria. We recall his outstanding contributions during those years, to the development of Nigeria, particularly in the old Gongola State where he governed.

”In Plateau today, the governor continues to pilot the affairs of the state with wisdom and humility,” Jonathan said.

The First Lady wished Jang  a memorable birthday and  prayed that God in His infinite mercy would continue to imbue him  with the courage, good health and strength to serve his country. (NAN)

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