Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo Congratulates New Kenya President, Uhuru Kenyatta
The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday congratulated President Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-election as President of the Republic of Kenya.
In a letter signed by the Acting President after the formal announcement of the election results over the weekend, and addressed to the Kenyan leader, he said, “I have the honour on behalf of the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to congratulate you on your successful re-election as the President of the Republic of Kenya.”
“Permit me therefore to use this momentous occasion to reiterate Nigeria’s support and cooperation with Kenya in our collective determination to advance the development of Africa and its people,” the Acting President wrote.
The Acting President also extended his best wishes to the people of Kenya on the successful conclusion of the August 8 general elections in the country and wished Mr. Kenyatta a very successful new term in office.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo had earlier congratulated Mr. Kenyatta.