President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the newly inaugurated President of the United States of America, Joe Biden, hoping that his era will bring positivity between Nigeria and America.
“We hope that this will be an era of great positivity between our two nations, as we jointly address issues of mutual interest.”
The Nigerian leader further expressed hope that Joe Biden’s presidency will mark a strong point of cooperation and support for Nigeria as well as the African continent.
President Buhari, who also congratulated the new Vice President, Senator Kamala Harris, said that the successful transition marked 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.”
President Buhari said all Nigerians are happy with President Joe Biden and are feeling with pride that the first woman elected Vice President of the United States has an African and Asian ancestry.