In an official statement released on Wednesday, Taraba State Governor, Dr. Agbu Kefas, extended warm birthday wishes to Senator George Akume, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), praising his exceptional leadership qualities.
Kefas, represented by his Special Adviser on Media and Digital Communications, Emmanuel Bello, described Akume as a seasoned politician whose influence in the nation’s history remains significant.
Commemorating the SGF’s 70th birthday, Kefas highlighted Akume’s enduring impact in the political arena.
“Our celebrant today has exhibited resilience in the face of challenging political scenarios and has remained a stalwart supporter of our emerging democracy,” stated Governor Kefas.
He emphasized Akume’s role in shaping the political landscape, underscoring the pivotal contributions made during his gubernatorial tenure in Benue State.
Governor Kefas acknowledged Akume’s commitment to human capital development, citing the foundation laid for growth during his leadership in Benue State.
Additionally, he commended the SGF’s profound understanding of power dynamics and governance intricacies in his national responsibilities.
Senator George Akume’s appointment as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation under President Bola Tinubu’s administration was hailed by Governor Kefas as a fitting acknowledgement of Akume’s exemplary track record and significant contributions to the nation.
As Senator Akume celebrates his 70th birthday, his influence and dedication to the progress of Nigeria, according to Kefas, continue to be recognized by leaders across the country.