27, (Xinhua/GNA) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday congratulated
Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election after winning Nigeria's presidential polls.
National Electoral Commission (INEC) of Nigeria announced early Wednesday that
incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari, also the candidate of the governing All
Progressives Congress (APC) party, topped the poll with 55.6 percent of the
total valid votes in the presidential election.
In his message,
Kenyatta said Buhari's election victory is a clear demonstration of the trust
and confidence the people of Nigeria have in his ability to lead the West
African nation to greater heights of progress.
Nigeria enjoy longstanding cordial relations and a strong cooperation in many
areas," Kenyatta said in his message.
forward to continuing working closely with Your Excellency to in consolidating
these mutually beneficial areas of cooperation for the greater good of our two
countries," he added.