The former Vice President and 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has congratulated the ex-president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, as he turns 62-year-old.

Atiku who took to his Twitter account to celebrate the former president described him “as an evergreen face of democracy, peace and freedom”.

He wrote: “Happy 62nd birthday, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, @GEJonathan – an evergreen face of democracy, peace and freedom.”

I wish you continued good health and wisdom.”

This comes amid accusations that the former president supported the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the Bayelsa State election.