President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday celebrated the former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, on his 58th birthday.
The President in his statement noted that he celebrates the consummate entrepreneur and philanthropist, whose kindness cuts across the nation.
Buhari in the statement released through his media aide, Garba Shehu, noted that Okorocha’s antecedents as Chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum, President, Nigeria Red Cross Society, President/Founder, Rochas Foundation Inc, President, Rochas Group of Companies Limited, Pro-Chancellor, African Business School and former Chairman, Board of Nigerian Airspace Management Agency continues to resonate, especially among young leaders.
He further stated that Okorocha’s large heart and detribalized outlook on the country will continue to stand him out for recognition and appreciation, using his foundation to reach out to the poor and downtrodden in the society, building schools and health facilities, and providing scholarship for many.
As the Senator turns 58, the President affirmed that his dedication to the development of the country, and unwavering commitment to the welfare of the citizenry deserves commendation.
President Buhari prayed that the almighty God will grant Owelle Okorocha longer life and good health to keep serving the country and humanity.