Buhari Congratulates New South Africa President, Cyril Ramaphosa
President Muhammadu Buhari has sent words of congratulations to South African Cyril Ramaphosa on being elected as the new President of the Republic of South Africa.
Buhari’s statement reads:
The President also felicitates with the African National Congress (ANC)), and the Government and people of South Africa, on the peaceful transfer of power that resulted in the election of President Ramaphosa.
The Nigerian leader salutes the leadership and statesmanship of former President Jacob Zuma, and wishes him the best in his future endeavours.
President Buhari looks forward to working with the new President of South Africa, and to enhanced cooperation of the Governments of Africa’s two leading economies.