To the former President to the Senate and ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation, this year is plausibly a year to reckon with as he marked his sixtieth birthday on 19th February, 2021.
The celebration started with a surprised pre-birthday celebration organized by Dr. Stanley Uzochukwu of Stanel Group in Anambra State. The event which took place on 13th February, 2021, was to mark and honour the patriotic and nation building sexagenarian.
This was followed by a dinner night organized by Ebonyi Students and beneficiaries of Anyim Pius Scholarship Foundation on 17th February, 2021. The students ceased the opportunity to give their testimony about the Youth minded sexagenarian who indeed have been a great source of inspiration to many and hope beyound expectation. In their testimony, they appreciated God for such a wonderful personality of a man who wouldn’t keep deaf ear to the cry of the desolate. The celebration was to mark his piety and aspiration towards rejuvenating lives and building individuals for societal growth and development.
To further mark this epoch making event in the life of the former President to the Senate and the Ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation, were goodwill messages from all and sundry in the country. Remarkably were the felicitation of His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, who appreciated the Philanthropic Sexagenarian for his service to the country and urged that in his current age, he continues in his good work. He further prayed God bless his new age and fill him with more wisdom to continue in the good work of nation building and patriotism. Other goodwill messages stemed in from key note persons including; Orji Uzor Kalu, Elias Mbam, Dist. Sen. Ama Nnachi, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Atiku Abubakar among others.
The peak of the celebration was marked with a ‘cake cutting section’ moderated by His Excellency the former President Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan in Abuja. His Excellency Dr. Goodluck acknowledged the service of the celebrant, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim. He counted it an honour and expressed his joy and gratitude to be present to mark this epoch making year in the life of his SGF who is really a man to reckon with and who on one encounter more encounters would be envisaged.
Present to mark the birthday celebration held on 19th February, 2021 were Bishop and Mrs. David Abioye, His Excellency, Lucky Nosakhahre Igbinedion, Rear Admiral Peter Ebhaleme Rtd., H.E. Ahl. and Mrs. Attahiru Bafarawa, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Uzochukwu and Amb. and Mrs. Mathias Okafor whom the Ex-Secretary remarked have been very instrumental and remarkable in his life.
Worthy of note include group celebration Organized by Nigerians in Diaspora, basically Igbo’s led by HRH Igwe taiwana KENNETH NDUBUISI OTI (Eze Udo 1 of Tailand). Celebration by several women, youth, football, Religious and market Organization’s from all parts of the country and beyond, among others.
Several Cakes were cut in honour of the Ex-SGF who marked the birthday alongside that of his wife whose birthday was on 18th February.
The Philanthropist did not relent to extend the celebration to where his heartbeat lies… As he went ahead to mark the celebration with the motherless at the motherless babies home at Caro and kubwa all in Abuja on 20th February, 2021. The children at the home by expressed their joy as they chanted a birthday wish to the man who would always be a light from God to illuminate darkened paths.
LONG LIVE SEN. ANYIM!
LONG LIVE EBONYI STATE!!
LONG LIVE FED. REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA!!!