Atiku congratulates Iwuanyanwu at 80
Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has paid tribute to Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, businessman, politician, statesman, media mogul, sports promoter and philanthropist as he turned 80 yesterday, September 4, 2022.
In a congratulatory statement signed by Atiku’s media aide, Paul Ibe, the former vice president joined Iwuanyanwu family, elders, leaders, associates and well-wishers to congratulate and celebrate his outstanding contribution to unity, progress and development of Nigeria.
The statement read: Iwuanyanwu’s decades of committed service speak eloquently to the evolution of Nigeria’s democracy, the expansion of the business environment, explosion of its sporting prowess and his inspiration for philanthropy. In politics, his voice and bridge-building disposition has helped in shaping and defining the future of our nation into a bounded entity committed to its oneness.”
“It is with a deep sense of joy, and exciting feelings of appreciation to God Almighty, for a long life of service that Atiku congratulates Iwuanyanwu, his family, friends and associates, the government and people of Imo State, Ndigbo and Nigeria at large on his attainment of 80 years of age.