BY ALIYU DANGIDA
DUTSE – Jigawa State Governor, Malam Sule Lamido has congratulated the President-elect General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) over his victory in the historic presidential election.
In a statement by Special Adviser on (Media) to Jigawa State Governor, Adamu Muhmmad Usman said No doubt that Nigerian People have spoken through their votes and it is our duty as democrat to respect the will of the people, saying the election of Muhammadu Buhari is manifestation of the resolve of Nigerians to give democracy a chance and also prove that Nigerians have embraced democratic culture of preserving the sanctity of processes that brought leaders of integrity into power.
Governor said undoubtedly the election will go into the history as the most transparent election, Nigeria had in recent time and, also proved to the world that, Nigeria has the capacity to hold election and transfer power without rancour.
He said “I hail the resilient, and doggedness of the Nigerians, especially the people of Jigawa state for a peaceful, and orderliness of the election. Like we know, is God Almighty that gives power to whom HE wishes and at the time HE wish, therefore we join all Nigerians in congratulating General Buhari and wish him well in this new assignment of steering the affairs of our dear country in the next four years”.