Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Akufo-Addo for winning the 2020 presidential elections.
Ghanaians went to the polls on Monday, 7th December, 2020 to elect the president of the nation and their parliamentarians.
The incumbent president, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo was voted as the president of the republic of Ghana for a second term.
President Buhari took to his Twitter page to send his congratulatory message to Nana Akuffo-Addo.
“I congratulate President Akufo-Addo on his re-election for a second term in office. I also commend the people of Ghana on the successful conclusion of the presidential and parliamentary elections – further proof that constitutional democracy has come to stay in West Africa.
Nigeria and Ghana share close historical and cultural ties, and I look forward to working with President Akufo-Addo to realise our shared goals of peace, security and prosperity for our citizens and for the entire ECOWAS community.
On behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, I wish President Akufo-Addo a successful new tenure, and peace and stability in his country, as well as improved relations between our two countries.”