Ambassadors of China,
Israel, Iran, Morocco and Equatorial Guinea, today visited the President-Elect,
Maj. Gen. Mohammadu Buhari at his temporary residence at the Defence House in Abuja
where they brought him goodwill messages from their various countries. Some
also spoke about the new relationship their countries will like to have with
Nigeria, with others just bringing congratulatory messages from their president
to the president-elect.
Peoples Republic of China to Nigeria, Mr. Gu Xiaojie, however spoke to
reporters shortly after the visit was over and explained to them what he told the
president-elect. Continue below…
regards from our President and people of China to the President-elect.
to further our cooperation. As part of our desire for collaboration with
Nigeria, I discussed with the President-elect some of the potential areas of
areas like agriculture, infrastructure and other projects that are tailored to
impact positively on the lives of the people of Nigeria.
a message from the Chinese government that is ready to work with the incoming
APC administration headed by Buhari, to further improve on the existing strategic
partnership between both countries.
relations to a new height and develop it in a mutually beneficial manner, based
on what we have achieved in the past decades.”
Nigeria, Uriel Palti, also said this to the press;
democratic inspiration in Nigeria and all over Africa. The people of Isreal
congratulate the president-elect and the Vice President-elect. We hope to
continue with the great relationship between Nigeria and Israel.
continue with the good relationship between the two countries. We didn’t go
into specific areas.”