President Muhammadu Buhari gained the 2019 Presidential election below the umbrella of the All Progressive Congress, defeating the Folks’s Democratic Occasion’s candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has acquired a message from the European Union (EU) on his re-election.
After the February 23, 2019, election, there have been a number of tales on whether or not the outcomes are true or whether or not the outcomes are honest, with former vp, Atiku Abubakar rejecting the outcomes, insisting he would go to court docket to analyze the outcomes.
Earlier, reviews circulated that the overseas delegates, together with delegates from Europe, have a special outcome to that of The Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, now the European Union, EU, have now formally congratulated Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election, whereas additionally requesting for cooperation in some points.
The European Union has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election because the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and expressed willingness to work together with his authorities, whereas additionally searching for elevated cooperation on bilateral, worldwide matter.
In a letter dated March 22, 2019 and collectively signed by Donald Tusk for the European Council and Jean-Claude Juncker for the European Fee, the Union stated: “On behalf of the European Union, we want to congratulate you in your re-election because the President of Nigeria. We sit up for your management in strengthening democracy and uniting the nation in step with the rules and spirit of the 2019 Abuja Peace Accord, and the EU is prepared to work along with your authorities to comply with up on the suggestions of our Election Remark Mission.”
The European Union additionally reiterated Nigeria’s essential place in world affairs and the Union particularly. “What occurs in Nigeria issues to the remainder of the world, together with to Europe. Your dedication to an inclusive authorities provides a possibility to take Nigeria ahead in a manner that meets your aims of strengthening the financial system, combating corruption and enhancing safety.
“The European Union has at all times partnered with Nigeria and its individuals. We sit up for continued and elevated cooperation on bilateral and worldwide issues,” the assertion stated. The Union wished President Buhari extra success in selling peace and prosperity for all Nigerians as he enters the brand new mandate.