Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Buhari congratulates King Sunny Ade on his 70th birthday

A statement released by President Muhammadu Buhari
warmly congratulates music legend,
King
Sunny Ade, as he turns 70 on September 22nd ,
2016.
President Buhari joins all friends , family and
fans of the multi -talented instrumentalist ,
songwriter and dancer in celebrating his
remarkable life , which has been graced with
numerous awards for outstanding
performances , including nominations for the
Grammy.
As a Nigerian musician , the President believes
the Septuagenarian has over the years
brought pride to his country by mastering his
art against all odds, taking the African musical
genre to the global stage , and serving as an
inspiration and a mentor to upcoming artistes .
Apart from bringing joy to many hearts and
homes through his music , President Buhari
also commends King Sunny Ade’ s love for
humanity, especially the less privileged , by
setting up a foundation that caters for the
needs of others .
He prays that the almighty God will grant the
versatile entertainer longer life , good health
and more strength.