Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), has facilitated with his wife, Yemisi on their 39th wedding anniversary.
Mr Adesina, a former minister of Agriculture in a tweet posted on his verified account Friday described Mrs Adesina as a smart, kind, humble, and beautiful woman.
He said “39 years ago today, I married Grace, Yemisi, a very smart, kind, humble, beautiful, gracious and godly woman.
“My joy has been radiating for 39 years. My Love, you are the best blessing to my life. I love you 39 times over! Happy Anniversary.”
In reaction, media personalities and other dignitaries have joined in celebrating the AfDB President.
Yinka Oladokun said, “Happy 39th Wedding Anniversary to two of my dearest friends who epitomize what a loving and committed relationship is. @akin_adesina and Grace, as a team, you rock! Thanking God for your lives and praying for God’s richest and continued blessings on you both today and in the many years ahead. Congratulations 🎊
@Mojeedalabi said via Twitter, “Congratulations Sir.”
“Happy anniversary, sir. One of the few ministers from @GEJonathan regime that have proved themselves. Intelligent, pragmatic and visionary leader. Nigerians will be calling on you soon to help in nation building. Continue with your exploits. Good man you are’l @OwieDestiny2 said.