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Eid el-Fitr: Buhari, Tinubu Hold Phone Call – Shehu

Both leaders thanked God Almighty for seeing this day and prayed for the stability and the wellbeing of the nation.


A photo combination of President Muhammadu Buhari and Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
A photo combination of former President Muhammadu Buhari and President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday held a telephone conversation with the President-Elect, Bola Tinubu over the Eid el-Fitr celebration.

This was disclosed in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.

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The presidential spokesman said, “Both leaders thanked God Almighty for seeing this day and prayed for the stability and the wellbeing of the nation.”

He also said, “President Buhari expressed his readiness to welcome Asiwaju Tinubu to the State House as President on May 29th.”

See the full statement below:

PRESIDENT BUHARI, TINUBU EXCHANGE SALLAH GREETINGS

 

President Muhammadu Buhari and the incoming President, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Friday morning exchanged Eid greetings in a phone call to mark the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

 

Both leaders thanked God Almighty for seeing this day and prayed for the stability and the wellbeing of the nation.

 

President Buhari expressed his readiness to welcome Asiwaju Tinubu to the State House as President on May 29th.

 

Garba Shehu

 

Senior Special Assistant to the President

 

(Media & Publicity)

 

April 21, 2023