By Chris Udochukwu
Abuja (Precise Post) – The Peoples Democratic Party has extolled the virtues of former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu on the occasion of his 59th birthday.
The party congratulated him on Wednesday in a statement released via it’s twitter handle.
According to the PDP, Senator Ekweremadu is an exceptionally patriotic Nigerian, a courageous leader and excellent legislator, who has remained steadfast and resilient in the quest for the entrenchment of democratic tenets of justice, equity, rule of law and constitutional order in our country.
The party said it’s proud of Senator Ekweremadu’s selfless contributions towards the unity and development of our nation as well as the growth and stability of our great party for the task ahead.
It therefore implored Senator Ekweremadu not to relent in his efforts but to continue in using his wealth of experience in the legislature to ensure that we get the enabling laws to move our nation forward.
The party also urged him to continue to use his experience and proficiencies to rally other lawmakers and stakeholders to engender the desired improvements in our electoral act to ensure that Nigerians are no longer shortchanged in elections and that their collective will is not subverted particularly, in the 2023 general elections.
The PDP congratulated Senator Ike Ekweremadu and prayed God to continue to bless him with many more years in good health.
Similarly, the former President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has eulogised Senator Ike Ekweremadu, saying that Nigeria is lucky to have him as one of its most experienced senators.
Saraki who greeted his former Deputy via twitter said:
“As he turns 59 today, my family and I join the family, friends and supporters of Senator Ike Ekweremadu to wish him a very Happy Birthday!
“Ike, you are a true brother, friend and ally — and Nigeria is lucky to have you as one of its most experienced senators!