- October 31, 2018
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: National News
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Jair Bolsonaro on his victory in Brazil’s presidential election run-off on Sunday.
In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President also felicitated with the people of Brazil for successfully going through the two rounds of the election and making their choice, thereby enhancing the democratic credentials of their country.
The statement noted that Nigeria shares historical and cultural ties with Brazil, adding that the country looks forward to deepening such relations as well as expanding current political, trade and military ties with the South American powerhouse.