The former Vice President of Nigeria, Namadi Sambo has been described as a resourceful and highly organized leader by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The party commended him for helping develop Nigeria and his commitment to unity, peaceful co-existence and stability.
PDP stated this in a statement released through the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Debo Ologunaba, as Sambo marks his 68th birthday.
The statement described Sambo as “an uncommon exceptional extraordinary statesman, quintessential democrat, exceptionally resourceful and highly organized leader who continues to demonstrate an uncommon commitment towards the unity, peaceful co-existence, stability and development of our nation in our mission to Rescue, Redirect and Rebuild our nation from misrule.
“As Governor of Kaduna State, he deployed his 11-Point Agenda to revamp the critical sectors, ensured the security of lives and property, empowered the people and achieved unprecedented human capital and infrastructural development across the State, in line with the manifesto of the PDP.
“As Vice President, he brought his wealth of experience, loyalty and dedication to bear on the numerous successes of the President Goodluck Jonathan-led PDP administration.”
In a related development, the presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar commended him for engaging in promoting education as a means for change.
Atiku wrote, “Even after sterling services as Kaduna State Governor and as our country’s Vice President, he continues to be deeply engaged in promoting education as a catalyst for change. Your Excellency, on behalf of my family, accept my good wishes on the occasion of your 68th birthday.”