President Muhammadu Buhari has informed Nigerians that he is taking “a short rest” in London, United Kingdom.
This was conveyed in a statement by on Thursday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
He said the President stated this in a letter he wrote to the King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, King Abdullah ll Bin Al-Hussein regarding the resolution of a recent rift in the royal family.
The statement was titled: ‘President Buhari writes Jordan’s King Abdullah, conveys good wishes and solidarity.
Garba quoted Buhari’s letter thus: “While here in London taking a short rest, I was profoundly disturbed to read from international news agencies of attempts to destabilise the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
“Your exemplary leadership since ascending the throne has attracted worldwide admiration.
“Relations between Nigeria and Jordan have been excellent and I thank you for 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 to not only remain peaceful but also a major beacon of hope for the region under Your Majesty’s wise guidance”, he said.