President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Chief Rochas Okorocha on his 58th birthday, saying his large heart and detribalised outlook will continue to stand him out for recognition and appreciation.
The president said this in a congratulatory message issued his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Monday.
Buhari lauded Okorocha for using his foundation to reach out to the poor and downtrodden in the society, building schools and health facilities and providing scholarship for many students.
He felicitated with the former governor of Imo State on his 58th birthday, joining friends and family to celebrate the consummate entrepreneur and philanthropist, whose kindness cut across the nation.
The president also shared the moment of joy with the political associates of Okorocha, a Senator representing Imo West Senatorial district in the ninth National Assembly.
Buhari acknowledged Okorocha’s antecedents as Chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum, President, Nigeria Red Cross Society, President/Founder, Rochas Foundation Inc and President, Rochas Group of Companies Limited, among others.
According to him, Okorocha’s dedication to the development of the country and unwavering commitment to the welfare of the citizenry deserve commendation.
He prayed that the almighty God would grant Okorocha longer life and good health to enable him to continue serving the country and humanity.