President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who turned 70 on December 6, 2021.
This was contained in a press release issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina on Tuesday.
According to Adesina, “The president congratulated the minister on the milestone, heralded by many years of diligent service to the country, working as a lawyer and businessman, before getting into politics where he served as Chief of Staff in Lagos State, and National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
“As a party stalwart, President Buhari noted the sacrifices and contributions of the minister in raising a formidable information machinery that went a long way in bringing change in the country.
“The president believed Mohammed works assiduously to create understanding and enhance the image of the country by bridging the gaps in information, commending his ingenuity, resilience and emotional intelligence.
“He joined members of Federal Executive Council (FEC), ruling APC and the media industry in wishing the Minister of Information good health, strength and longer life.”