Arguably, the Nigerian political environment is blessed with many technocrats, and there is no doubt that Mr Donald Duke is one of such individuals.

He is believed to have started his journey in the Nigerian political environment in the third republic, and he has contributed a lot to the development of Nigeria.

The young Donald Duke came into the Nigerian politics in his early 30s, he is reported to have been appointed as the commissioner for finance and planning when he was just 31 years old in 1992.

After the end of of the military rule in Nigeria, he contested for the governorship position in his state and won.

He was sworn into office as the executive governor of Cross River state on the 29th of May 1999, and he left office on 29th of May, 2007.

Having spent 8 years in office, he contributed immensely to the development of Cross Rivers state.

Donald Duke is believed to have been giving birth to on the 30th of September, 1961, and he is celebrating his 59th birthday anniversary today. He is said to be an alumnus of the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and the University of Pennsylvania.

He got married to the love of his life some years ago, and the marriage is blessed with beautiful children. 

Evidently, the former governor of Cross River state has contributed a lot to the development of his state and Nigeria in general, thus, he deserves to be celebrated by all and sundry on his special day.

I Celebrate with you “HE Donald Duke ” on this your special day. May you achieve all the dreams and aspirations that you have set for yourself in this world….. Congratulations!