“Along with our international partners, the UK believes the Nigerian people can have confidence in the result,” she said.
“I offer my congratulations to President Buhari on securing a second term as the Nigerian President”, she said in a statement released by the British High Commission in Abuja.
“The UK is a long-standing friend and partner of Nigeria and the Nigerian people and a stable and prosperous Nigeria benefits Africa and the world.”
“We encourage Nigerian authorities to examine all allegations of wrongdoing carefully, and take the necessary action against individuals found responsible’’.
“No one should die in the exercise of their democratic rights,” she stated.
“in drawing lessons from these elections and strengthening its democracy”.