US-NIGERIA RELATION TO BE FURTHER STRENGTHENED DURING BAT’s TENURE- US GOVT SCRIBE1 min read
President Muhammadu Buhari welcomes his guest, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, BAT, to the Presidential Villa, Abuja
The United States Secretary of State, Anthony J. Blinken, has assured Nigerian President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, BAT, of the US government’s commitment to further strengthening the U.S.-Nigeria relationship with the incoming administration.
The Secretary of State, Antony J. Blinken, in a media statement by the spokesperson, Matthew Miller, said in a call to President-elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Wednesday, 16th May 2023, assured that “the U.S.-Nigeria partnership is built on shared interests and strong people-to-people ties.”
The statement reiterated that “Those links should continue to be strengthened under President-elect Tinubu’s administration.”
Spokesperson Matthew Miller said that the Secretary, Blinken, and President-elect, Tinubu, discussed “the importance of inclusive leadership that represents all Nigerians, continued comprehensive security cooperation, and reforms to support economic growth,” Blinken urged.
President-elect Bola Tinubu will be sworn in on Monday, 29th May 2023.
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