By Nwafor Sunday
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has penned down a congratulatory message to america President-elect Joe Biden and his working mate, Kamala Harris, advising each to be magnanimous in victory and accommodate all Individuals.
In his message titled: ‘Goodwill message to United States President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’, Jonathan appealed to the incoming authorities to accomplice with African nations to assist the continent overcome the vicissitudes of the pandemic, by constructing on current commerce and increasing on new frontiers for cooperation.
Learn his full assertion beneath: “I congratulate President-elect, Joe Biden, and Vice President-elect, Kamala Harris, on their victory on the November 3, 2020 US Presidential election.
“Their election is not only historic, it is usually futuristic within the sense that it offers us a glimpse of what the longer term will be-a world the place race, gender and faith don’t matter as a lot as competence and capability.
“The perfect predictor of future behaviour is previous behaviour, and primarily based on his tenure as Vice President of america of America, between 2008 and 2016, I’m absolutely persuaded that as President, Mr Biden will present nationwide and world management that can set the publish COVID19 world on a path of peace and prosperity.
“In a nation a lot in want of therapeutic, I urge the incoming administration to look past get together, and be magnanimous in victory, regardless of the contentious election, and to take all Individuals, even those that have been in opposition to their election, as brothers and sisters from the womb of 1 Mom, america of America.
“I name on the incoming authorities to accomplice with African nations to assist our continent overcome the vicissitudes of the pandemic, by constructing on current commerce and increasing on new frontiers for cooperation.
“My particular ideas and prayers goes to Mrs. Harris for making historical past as the primary lady and first individual of African American ancestry to be elected as Vice President of america.
“That is one massive step for her, and one large leap for the Black Race and the feminine gender.
“I pray that God will bless their joint tenure, and that in 4 years from now, we can have a greater world due to their administration.“