President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a congratulatory message to the British Prime Minister, Mr. Boris Johnson, over his victory at the just-held United Kingdom general election.
President Buhari, in a statement issued on Friday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, expressed his anticipation for a stronger diplomatic relationship with the United Kingdom under Boris watch.
The President also urged that there should be increased collaboration on projects between Nigeria and the United Kingdom.
See excerpt of statement below:
President @MBuhari congratulates Prime Minister @BorisJohnson on his election victory at the UK general election, and looks forward to continue working with the Prime Minister to forge a stronger Nigeria-UK relationship, especially in the area of trade and economic partnerships.
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) December 13, 2019