The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has congratulated the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Gen. Muhammad Buba Marwa (Rtd.)on his 68th birthday today.
Marwa was a former military governor of old Borno State and military administrator of Lagos State.
Buhari, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, acknowledged Marwa’s effort in the war against drug abuse and trafficking.
He appreciated his dedication to repositioning the NDLEA, sanitising the streets and re-orienting youths on dangers of substance abuse.
According to Adesina, “The President affirms that the track record of the former Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse (PACEDA) and Ambassador to South Africa and Kingdoms of Lesotho and Swaziland, has been inspiring, reflecting his passion, training and experience, both local and international.
“At 68, President Buhari believes Marwa’s patriotism and diligence have left imprints on the country, showing both old and young the way to go.
“The President prays for his wellbeing and that of his family.”