From Bello Wakili

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence that the shared values of democracy, rule of law and inclusive prosperity between Nigeria and the United States would improve further.

He also said the strategic partnership and engagements between the two countries would continue to grow for the mutual benefits their citizens.

President Buhari stated these in a congratulatory message to President Joe Biden on the United States’ commemoration of its 245th Independence Day.

The President noted with delight how the Biden Administration was working earnestly to overcome some of US’ greatest challenges of racism, and especially the Covid-19 epidemic.

A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, says President Buhari is keenly watching with great interest as the Biden Administration makes progress in their efforts to improve U.S.-Africa ties and interactions for the betterment of the continent.