Barau, Kalu thumb up Tinubu on first anniversary


The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Barau Jibrin and Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, have hailed President Bola Tinubu on  the first anniversary of his government.

The duo in separate statements Tuesday, describe the president as a great leader and a visionary of modern Nigeria.

Specifically, Senator Barau in his  statement said Tinubu has navigated the once-adrift ship of the Nigerian state to safety.

He said: “I join all Nigerians and other admirers around the world in congratulating a great visionary leader of our time, the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR, on the occasion of the first anniversary of this government.

“His Excellency has, no doubt, steadily navigated the once-adrift ship of the Nigerian state to safety.

“With a transformative vision to turn around the nation’s fortunes for the citizenry’s overall benefit, as encapsulated in the Renewed Hope Agenda, President Tinubu had led the country out of the doldrums in the last one year. 

“The National Assembly, as the voice of all Nigerians, will always stand in synergy with Mr. President’s visionary administration in facilitating the achievement of the Renewed Hope Agenda to restore hope in the country”.

Kalu, who is the chairman, Senate Committee on Privatization and former governor of Abia state also  urged Nigerians to be patient with the federal government in its efforts to improve the well- being of the people.

He noted that the President Tinubu-led government is implementing pragmatic and sustainable reforms for ultimate development of the country.