Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has hailed General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye.
The respected cleric clocked 80 years on Wednesday.
In a statement, Atiku described Adeboye as a distinguished and rare breed preacher of the Christian faith.
The Wazirin Adamawa called the celebrant an uncommon shepherd and a father figure, who by exemplary acts teaches his followers to live purposefully.
“Pastor Adeboye is a great man worthy of emulation, an astute teacher, an excellent coach and an exceptional role model who has inspired millions across the world and continues to be a shining light of the Christian faith,” he said.