By Ishaq Dan-Imam
The famous elder Statesman Col. Sani Bello rtd has clocked 80 years old.
His Contemporaries, friends, and business associates from across the country and Niger state, have paid glowing tributes to Col. Sani Bello for God’s benevolence on his 80 glorious years of an eventful life and selfless service to humanity.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger state, in a glowing tribute to the former Military Administrator of Old Kano State, described the celebrant as a living legend, selfless, and philanthropist worthy of emulation.
He said the former Nigerian High Commissioner to Zimbabwe has demonstrated capacity, competence, dedication, and steadfastness to the growth and development of the Nation during and after active service.
The Governor observed that the celebrant has remained consistent in giving his best to society hence he has become a successful businessman and a great philanthropist that has impacted positively many lives through his foundation.
According to him “I am proud to have you as a father. You have no doubt remained a reference point in service to humanity. Your impact on society is great and glaring. Posterity will no doubt be kind to you.
“At 80, I pray that God will continue to keep you in good health, increase your wisdom and grant you more years for people to continue to benefit from your kind gestures”, he prayed.