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I don’t like celebrating birthdays – Atiku



Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday stated he doesn’t like celebrating birthdays, as he clocked 75 years.

Abubakar disclosed this in Bauchi State whereas commissioning a 4.2 kilometres Gombe Street-Maiduguri Bypass, named after him by the state governor, Bala Mohammed.

“At the moment, I learn with emotion your birthday greetings to me. I don’t usually like celebrating birthdays, however right here you’re at present, making me have a good time my birthday with a birthday cake and birthday bull.

“I by no means had it in my life like this. Your excellency, phrases alone will not be sufficient for me to explain how I really feel at present.

“I need to attraction to the nice folks of Bauchi state to assist their governor. Give him all of the assist that he wants as you may see that should you give him the assist, he can even serve you very effectively.


“He’s not a governor that’s really ruling or governing you, he’s a governor who’s serving you,” he stated.

Abubakar additionally recommended the state Home of Meeting for its continued assist to the manager, even if it’s being managed by an opposition social gathering, the All Progressives Congress (APC).

“It’s a working opposition social gathering. In different phrases, the event of the state is much extra necessary to them than the variations in political views.

“Mr Speaker, I need you to convey my appreciation to members of the state meeting for the cooperation you could have been giving to the governor and I consider you’ll proceed to offer him,” Abubakar stated.

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