Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has congratulated the 46th US President-Elect, Joe Biden and Vice-President-elect, Kamala Harris.
Obasanjo urged the newly elected President to restore confidence in the role of America as the largest economy in the world, which has a very significant responsibility for the peace, security, stability and progress of the world.”
Obasanjo in a message of congratulations by his Special Assistant Media, Kehinde Akinyemi, described the election as “a victory of good over evil” which was for most people of the world.
The former President lamented majority of global citzens had watched helplessly as the world was being pulled down.
According to him: “Not that the world was perfect and equitable but it was reasonably predictable with some measure of rule of law and respect for international agreements and treatise.”
Obasanjo, in the one page letter, said he was reasonably sure as the first African-American female Vice President-elect Harris “will have some Nigerian DNA in her as most of those taken to the caribbean from Africa went from Nigeria of today.”