President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday in a statement forwarded to King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Abdullah ll Bin Al-Hussein, said he is taking a short rest in London, United Kingdom.
The Nigerian President stated this while reacting to the resolution of a recent rift in the royal family.
Buhari in his message noted that he was worried when he heard reports of the problem but felt reassured when he learnt that everything had been resolved amicably.
“While here in London taking a short rest, I was profoundly disturbed to read from international news agencies of attempts to destabilise the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.”
Buhari stated that the King’s exemplary leadership since ascending the throne has attracted worldwide admiration.
The President observed relations between Nigeria and Jordan have been excellent and “I thank you for the part you have played in this relationship.”
“Your Majesty, I am much heartened that matters have now been resolved and I pray that the Hashemite Kingdom continues to not only remain peaceful but also a major beacon of hope for the region under Your Majesty’s wise guidance.”
In another development, Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has submitted that First Lady Aisha Buhari has been able to successfully live above the challenges of “this gilded cage otherwise known as the Presidency.”
Fayemi made the declaration on Thursday in Abuja while speaking on the frankness and candour of Mrs Buhari which he noted has attracted many Nigerians to her.
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