– Pres. Uhuru Kenyatta has congratulated Pres. Muhammadu Buhari for his victory in the 2019 Presidential Election
Following the victory of Pres. Muhammadu Buhari as he wins the 2019 Presidential election to remain in power for another four years, he has been receiving congratulatory messages from various quarters.
The latest congratulatory message was sent by Kenya President, Uhuru Kenyatta.
Pres. Kenyatta in his message disclosed that the victory of Pres. Muhammadu Buhari is clear indication of the trust and confidence Nigerians have in him.
The Kenyan Pres. disclosed that he looks forward to Kenya and Nigeria enjoying a longstanding cordial relations and strong cooperation in many areas.
Below is an extract from Pres. Uhuru Kenyatta’s statement,
Congratulations…your victory is a clear demonstration of the trust and confidence the people of Nigeria have in your ability to lead the country to greater heights of progress,”
“I look forward to continuing working closely with Your Excellency in consolidating these mutually beneficial areas of cooperation for the greater good of our two countries,” he said.
“I wish Your Excellency good health and success as you lead your great nation to higher levels of prosperity in your second term in office.”
Pres. Uhuru Kenyatta in his message also asked Buhari to accept the message as a renewed assurance of close cooperation of Kenya and the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
In another report, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu made the announcement which declared Pres. Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 2019 Presidential Election in the early hours of today.
The Pres. defeated his closest contender, Alh. Atiku Abubakar with over 4 million votes to win.
As earlier reported, Pres. Buhari and Vice Pres. Yemi Osinbajo will get their certificate of return today.