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Buhari Congratulates TREM’s Bishop Okonkwo At 70

Posted: Sep 6, 2015 at 1:51 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Chesa Chesa, Abuja


President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM)?, Mike Okonkwo, ?on his 70th birthday, hailing his life-long commitment to the service of God and humanity.?

In a congratulatory letter to the renowned cleric, the ?President praised the Bishop’s dedication to duty as the spiritual shepherd of many Nigerians and non-Nigerians.

In his letter, Buhari said, “It gives me immense joy to felicitate with you as you clock the landmark age of 70 years.

“More than four decades of these 70 years have been dedicated to the work of God as a pastor and preacher.

“Our prayer is that God will give you longer life, strength and ability to serve Him for many more years.”

The President wished Okonkwo, members of his family and TREM happy celebrations.