By Emma Amaize
WARRI—THE Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, has commended the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), on his victory in the presidential election, saying Nigerians made the right choice.
The group, in a statement by its spokesperson, Jomo Gbomo, said: “The Nigerian people have spoken and elected Buhari to be the next President of Nigeria. In doing so, we have not only made the right choice of a new leadership, we have also reaffirmed the strength of our democracy.”
MEND also lauded President Goodluck Jonathan for his outstanding show of statesmanship “in conceding defeat and setting precedence as the first ever incumbent Nigerian President to be defeated and concede defeat, without any interference.”