The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, in his congratulatory message to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, on their inauguration as the 46th President and Vice President of the United States of America, he stated that his country looks forward to working with the duo.
In a statement released by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, President Buhari expressed hope that the Biden and Harris presidency will mark a strong point of cooperation and support for Nigeria as well as the African continent.
President Buhari said the successful transition from the Trump administration to the Biden administration marks an important historical inflection point for democracy as a system of government and for the global community as a whole.
“We look forward to the Biden presidency with great hope and optimism for strengthening of existing cordial relationships, working together to tackle global terrorism, climate change, poverty and improvement of economic ties and expansion of trade.”
“We hope that this will be an era of great positivity between our two nations, as we jointly address issues of mutual interest,” the President said.