THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday declared that the emergence of Mr Donald Trump as President-elect of the United States of America showed the strength of democracy in the Country.
In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja yesterday by its National Publicity Secretary, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, congratulated Trump on his emergence as President-elect in the just concluded presidential elections despite all odds
The party however commend Secretary Hillary Clinton on her hard fought campaign saying that during her campaign, she showed herself as a role model for young men, women and children everywhere around the world.
According to the Party, “the campaign that preceded these elections have been hard fought, and sometimes fractious campaign, in a manner that has taken its toll on the American people
” We urge President-elect Trump to move quickly to heal the divides and to reassure all Americans, particularly its minorities, that his administration will pursue policies and programmes that will protect and promotes all their constitutional rights and freedoms
“We also urge President-elect Trump to quickly formulate policies that will ensure a mutually beneficial relationship between the US and Africa in general, and Nigeria in particular
“At this time, the US and Nigeria must work harder to deepen mutual security and economic interests.”