Buhari writes Jordan’s King Abdullah, conveys good wishes, solidarity



expressed solidarity with King Abdullah ll Bin Al-Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, following the of a recent rift in the royal family.

Malam , the President’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, said the Nigerian leader made his position known in a letter he sent King Abdullah.

In the letter personally signed by him, Buhari said he felt much disturbed when he heard reports of the problem but felt reassured when he learnt that everything had amicably been resolved. 

The letter reads in part: “While here in London taking a short rest, I was profoundly disturbed read from international news agencies of attempts destabilise the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

“Your exemplary since ascending the throne attracted worldwide admiration. Relations between Nigeria and Jordan have been excellent and I thank you the part you have played in this relationship.

‘‘Your Majesty, I am much heartened that matters have now been resolved and I pray that the Hashemite Kingdom continues not only remain , but also a major beacon of hope the region under Your Majesty’s wise guidance.”

Buhari extended to the King the assurances of his highest personal regards. (NAN)