Buhari greets veteran journalist, Femi Kusa at 70
President Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with veteran journalist, media trainer and consultant, John Olufemi Kusa, on his 70th birthday, today, congratulating the foremost editor and writer for choosing a career that best expresses his talent.
The President said the awareness Kusa brings to Nigerians through his years of working in newsrooms and writing will continue to be appreciated, and his wise counsels to leaders, more recently on broad health issues, have influenced review of strategies and policies, with more focus on home grown options for treatment of infirmities.
President Buhari extolled the former Editor of The Guardian for his passionate and courageous contributions to the health sector’s development, by consistently putting the spotlight on efficacy of traditional and alternative medicine and practitioners, until they gained formal recognition by the Federal Government and inclusion in the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.
As the media trainer and consultant turns a septuagenarian, the President said his willingness to share knowledge and experience with upcoming journalists and writers deserves commendation, urging him to take pride in the many people he inspired and mentored, who have played key roles in the country as legislators, chief executives, media entrepreneurs and advisers.
Buhari also prayed that God would continue to strengthen the renowned writer for greater service to the nation and humanity.
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