IMMEDIATE past President of the Senate Senator David Mark has described former President Goodluck Jonathan as an uncommon statesman.
In a statement yesterday his media assistant, Paul Mumeh, Senator Mark who hailed former President Jonathan as he marks his 58th birthday, also commended him for his services to the nation and proven to be a true statesman especially during the 2015 general elections.
Mark ” Mr. President , I heartily congratulate you on this auspicious occasion of your birthday. I am pleased to associate with you now and always . I am glad that you have continued to make your services available to the Nation and beyond even after your tenure.
“Nigerians yet unborn would remember you for your invaluable services to the nation especially at critical time of the nation’s democratic consolidation.
“Above all, your display of uncommon statesmanship especially during the last presidential election has set unprecedented record and a model for African democracy.
On this day as always, I wish you God’s protection, good health abundant wisdom and courage in the years ahead.”