Gov. Buni charges Buratai on bilateral relations with Benin Republic
The executive governor of Yobe state and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has charged Nigeria’s new Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai (rtd) on building a stronger relationship between Nigeria and Benin Republic.
Governor Buni gave the charge on Friday when Ambassador Buratai, former Chief of Army Staff, paid him a visit in Damaturu.
Governor Buni expressed confidence in Buratai, saying “l have great confidence in your ability to building a viable relationship between the two countries.
“Your Excellency, your meritorious service in the army has built a great confidence around you which earned you this appointment as an ambassador by President Muhammadu Buhari.
“I wish you a very successful assignment in your new office and l am sure you will do Nigeria proud” Buni said.
Ambassador Buratai thanked the Governor for his support and encouragement while in service .
He congratulated Governor Buni for his exemplary leadership as the APC chairman caretaker committee of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC).
“I thank you for the words of encouragement and promise to do my best for an improved relationship between the two countries” Buratai assured.