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Presidential election: Benin Monarch congratulates Buhari

Oba of Benin with Buhari at the presidential villa

The Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba n’Edo, Oba Ewuare II, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s​ reelection would compliment his achievements in his first four years.

Oba Ewuare made the remarks in a congratulatory message he issued and personally signed on Tuesday in Benin.

According to him, four years of President Buhari-led administration will be aimed at consolidating the remarkable successes recorded in the different sectors.

He said; “On behalf of the Benin Royal Family, members of Edo State Council of Traditional Rulers and Chiefs and the entire people of Edo State, I congratulate your excellency for your recent victory at the presidential polls which gave your excellency the opportunity to serve for another four years as president of our great country, Nigeria.

“I have no doubt that your Excellency will further improve on the good works which you have carried out since your administration came into being in 2015.”

The Benin monarch further prayed to God almighty to help Buhari as he moves Nigeria to the next level of growth and development.