Atiku congratulates Joe Biden and reveals the next move
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President of Nigeria and presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, joined Senator Orji Uzor Kalu and congratulated Joe Biden, who was elected as the 46th President of the United States. America.
In a statement released Saturday for IGBERE TV, Atiku said Nigeria and the United States are two countries that share a common language.
He called on Joe Biden to develop US-Nigerian relations, especially the expansion of the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) to seamlessly engage with the African Continental Free Trade Area (ACFTA).
He said: “I congratulate Joe Biden on his well-deserved victory in the US elections on November 3, 2020, and look forward to the centuries-old cooperation between our two countries in promoting life, freedom and the pursuit of happiness for all. peoples “.
“Nigeria and the USA are two nations that share a common language. Indeed, the first major trip of the leader of independent Nigeria took place on July 25, 1961 – a visit to the White House of the golden voice of Africa, the late Sir Tafawa Baleva, under President John F. Kennedy. “
“Nigeria and the free world have a lot to learn from your victory, especially from your statement that you will not be president only for those who voted for you. Let such sentiments resonate and resonate throughout the world. “
“I not only congratulate you on your victory, but I also urge you to strengthen the relationship between the US and Nigeria, especially with regard to expanding the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) to perfectly engage with continental African free trade. Area (ACFTA). “
“Only with fair trade can Africa reach its potential and a prosperous Africa will benefit the United States and the world.”
Source: – Igbere TV