Muhammadu Buhari the nigeria President has congratulated living music legend, King Sunny Ade, on his 70th birthday, which is slated September 22.
According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, Buhari hailed the multi-talented instrumentalist, songwriter and dancer for his outstanding life.
The President celebrated the legend that Sunny Ade had won copious awards for his outstanding performances, and received many nominations for awards, including 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,” the statement read in ingredient.
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.” “Apart from bringing joy to many hearts and homes through his music,
He prayed that the almighty God would grant the entertainer good health, longer life, prosperity and more strength.