Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, has congratulated Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s president elect for his success at the just concluded polls.
According to Nigerian Bulletin, a statement issued by Jomo Gbomo, spokesperson for MEND said ”The Nigerian people have spoken and elected General Mohammadu Buhari to be the next President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. In doing so, we have not only made the right choice of a new leadership, we have also reaffirmed the strength of our democracy. President-elect, General Buhari’s message of hope, freedom and opportunity resonates with our group, as it does with the Nigerian people. In these difficult times, with the economic crisis and security challenges, we are confident that under your leadership, Nigeria will once again regain its peace and unity”.