Tinubu’s victory confirms Nigerians like him, Orji Kalu celebrates President-elect at 71

Senate Chief Whip, Orji Kalu has said Bola Tinubu’s victory at the presidential election was an affirmation of Nigerians’ likeness.

The Senator made the remark on Tuesday in a congratulatory message to the President-elect on his 71st birthday.

Kalu described Tinubu as a selfless, genuine and positive-minded statesman with passion for growth, progress and development of Nigeria.

The former Abia governor called the celebrant “a firm advocate of democracy” whose antecedents in the struggle for civil rule are commendable and worthy of emulation.

The lawmaker recognised Tinubu’s strides in the enthronement and sustenance of democracy and good governance at all levels.

Kalu said the former Lagos governor earned the goodwill of the people for his accomplishments in leadership positions.

“Tinubu’s victory in the just concluded presidential election is indeed another testament to his popularity among Nigerians,” he noted.

The politician said as the President-elect prepares to assume office on May 29, Nigerians at home and abroad should sustain their support for him.