President Muhammadu Buhari, YES INTERNATIONAL! Magazine exclusively gathered, recently, felicitated with popular Lagos lawyer and human rights activist, Monday Onyekachi Ubani.
A source who is very close to the one-time Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja, Lagos branch, told us that President Buhari personally wrote Ubani to commend him for all his good works and also to extend his felicitations.
Ubani added another year days back. But to commemorate it, he will be launching a foundation – Onyekachi Ubani Foundation – on Saturday, August 6, 2016. The event which will take place at the Sheraton Hotels, in Ikeja, Lagos, has a public lecture attached to it. Fiery man of God and Serving Overseer of Latter Rain, Pastor Tunde Bakare, will be the Guest Speaker. The topic he will be dissecting is ‘The System That Allows Massive Corruption In Nigeria Must Be A Bad System’.
Said President Buhari to Ubani, according to our source who saw the birthday letter : ‘I am very pleased that the foundation launch will be marked by a public lecture, which focuses on one of the things dearest to the heart of this administration: The anti-corruption war…I look forward to details of the lecture.’
Adding, ‘Barrister Ubani, you have decided to improve other people’s lives in your own little way. Very inspiring. If this is the heartbeat of more privileged Nigerians, then the burdens of government will be a lot lightened…I wish you a very successful launch, a most illuminating lecture and a Happy Birthday.’