It was celebration all the way on Sunday, June 12 at the Area 3 Football Pitch, Abuja as Ex-Professionals and All Stars Football Teams, Abuja played a novelty match in honour of Senator Phillips Tanimu Aduda to celebrate his birthday.
The match which ended in a 1-1 draw also witnessed many dignitaries in attendance. For the first time, the Area 3 Pitch witnessed a mammoth crowd that saw the car park and stand jam-packed with vehicles and people who came from all walks of life to rejoice with the Senator who they claimed has been giving them good representations at the National Assembly.
Meanwhile, immediately after the match, attention was shifted to a reception which was organized to further celebrate the Senator representing the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.
Those who spoke with our correspondent disclosed that Senator Aduda is not only representing them well at the National Assembly but he is also a welfarist who ensures that the needs of the people especially the needy in the society are met.
No wonder, all the people that assembled yesterday were already singing and asking for him to continue in the senate for another term.
Many activities have however been lined up to celebrate Senator Aduda this week which includes a solidarity walk round the city of Abuja on Monday and visits to the orphanage homes in the territory.