In honor of Tanko Yakasai, an esteemed politician and original member of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), President Bola Tinubu has joined in celebrating his 98th birthday.
Ajuri Ngelale, the President’s Special Advisor for Media and Publicity, stated on Tuesday that the President honors the illustrious individual along with the Yakasai family, friends, and allies. Yakasai has dedicated his life to promoting justice, the rule of law, the voiceless masses in our nation, the formation of good governance, and openness in public service.
The President spoke to the elderly statesman as one of Nigeria’s greatest leaders and a patriot.
He prayed that the significant issues for which the statesman has valiantly fought will be realized on this anniversary of Alhaji Yakasai’s birth.
The President said, “May the good Lord grant the nonagenarian longevity and happiness.”