News

2019 Elections: Former US President, Bill Clinton Phones Buhari

Former President of the United States, Bill Clinton on Thursday phoned president Muhammadu Buhari, ahead of Saturday’s polls.

In a statement released by the Presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, the former President regretted his inability to visit the country to witness the peace accord signed yesterday between President Buhari and Abubakar Atiku of the main opposition party, PDP and other presidential candidates,  Abubakar Atiku of the main opposition party, PDP and other presidential candidates.

Clinton, who was US President from 1992 to 2000 wished Nigerians well in the upcoming polls.

Buhari in return appreciated Clinton for his continuous support for Nigeria and the growth of her democracy.

The Nigerian President also described him as a friend of Nigeria and assured him of his commitment to free, fair and credible elections in the weeks ahead.

 

Leave a Comment