One of the world’s richest men, Bill Gates has expressed his joy in associating with President Muhammadu Buhari, in a congratulatory message to the President today.
Bill Gates, who spoke to Buhari on phone to felicitate with him on his electoral victory for a second term in office, restated his commitment to the success of the Buhari’s administration as well as the progress, prosperity and well-being of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
He expressed willingness to do more for the country.
This was even as President Buhari commended Bill Gates for his consistent and generous support to public causes around the globe, and specifically for supporting the eradication of polio and HIV diseases in Africa and Nigeria in particular.
President Buhari reiterated his opinion that Gates’ wealth has benefited Nigeria’s development, and expressed appreciation for the call.
“I am very happy the way your projects have touched the life of the average Nigerian. The people of this country have given their verdict. This verdict says we have to work hard to meet their expectations. God willing, we will not fail.”