The President, Main Basic Muhammadu Buhari (Retd.), obtained on Thursday with immense disappointment the information of the dying of Queen Elizabeth II of the UK.
He additionally provided his condolences to the royal household and Nice Britain on the lack of the longest-reigning monarch.
Buhari’s message of condolence is contained in a press release signed late Thursday by his Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, entitled ‘President Buhari Mourns the Fall of the Queen of England’.
Queen Elizabeth II of England handed away on Thursday on the age of 96 at Balmoral Citadel, United Kingdom.
In accordance with an official launch by the royal household, the queen would have died peacefully.
In his message of condolence, the President stated: “My household and I, and the greater than 200 million Nigerians, are deeply saddened by the dying of the Queen and the top of her distinctive and great 70 regnal yr.The late Her Majesty was the one British sovereign identified to 70 p.c of our inhabitants.
“Our ideas and heartfelt condolences are with the Royal Household and the individuals of the UK and the complete Commonwealth as we mourn her loss with the complete world.
“The Story of Trendy Nigeria won’t ever be full with no chapter on Queen Elizabeth II, a towering world persona and excellent chief, who devoted her life to bettering her nation, the Commonwealth and the complete world.”
Buhari additionally welcomed the inheritor to the throne, King Charles III stated: “Your Majesty’s ascension to the throne in accordance with custom and prays that the reign of King Charles the Third will witness the continued strong and sisterly relations between our two nations.”