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President Tinubu congratulates UK Labour Leader, Sir Keir Starmer, on election victory


President of Nigeria, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has extended his warm congratulations to Sir Keir Starmer, the leader of the Labour Party, on the victory of his party in the United Kingdom general election.

Tinubu’s congratulatory message was contained in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, dated July 5, 2024 and copy of which was sent to The DEFENDER on Friday.

As a former leader of the opposition in Nigeria, President Tinubu specially noted the determination and courage the incoming Prime Minister of the United Kingdom demonstrated throughout his years in the opposition and as the leader of the Labour Party.

The President stated that the party’s ability to reform, mobilize, and position itself for victory after 14 years clearly affirms the leadership qualities of Sir Starmer.

President Tinubu also congratulated the citizens and the government of the United Kingdom, describing the Kingdom as an abiding model of democracy and Nigeria’s long-standing partner.

The President looked forward to deepening relations between Nigeria and the United Kingdom in mutual areas of interest and in strengthening democratic institutions, as well as in building a safer and more prosperous future for the people of both countries.

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