President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter of good wishes to King Abdullahi II Bin Al-Hussein of Jordan in which he reveals that he is taking a short break in London, UK.
The president, according to a statement released Thursday by his media aide Malam Garba Shehu, sent the letter of solidarity to King Al-Hussein, king of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, following the resolution of a recent rift in the royal family.
In the letter, Buhari said that he was very upset when he heard the reports of the problem, but that he was reassured when he learned that everything had been resolved amicably.
The letter said in part: “While here in London taking a short break, I was deeply disturbed to read in the international news agencies the attempts to destabilize the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
“His leadership of him exemplary of his since he ascended the throne has attracted worldwide admiration. Relations between Nigeria and Jordan have been excellent and I thank them for the role they have played in this relationship.
“Your Majesty hers, I am very encouraged that matters have been resolved and I pray that the Hashemite Kingdom remains not only peaceful but also a great beacon of hope for the region under the wise guidance of Her Majesty.”
President Buhari extended to the king the assurances of the highest personal greetings from him.