President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated renowned journalist and communication consultant, Dotun Oladipo on his 50th birthday and wished him long life, good health and more wisdom in projecting the nation.
President Buhari in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mallam Garba Shehu felicitated with friends, family members and professional associates of the journalist, who had served the country for more than 25 years, writing for many platforms, including Newswatch Magazine, Punch, The Sun, before setting up an online medium, The Eagleonline.
“As Oladipo turns 50, the President believes his wealth of experience in journalism and consulting on communication, to both private and public institutions, will go a long way in contributing more to the growth of the nation, noting that communication remains integral and indispensable to development,” Shehu said.
President Buhari noted that Nigerians will remember Dotun, as he is fondly called, for his awesome contributions to the growth, and acceptance as part of daily life, of the digital newspaper.
The President prayed that God will bless and take the publisher to greater heights.