President Buhari Congratulates Lazarus Chakwera, Malawi Opposition Leader on Election Victory

President Buhari Democracy Day

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Malawi opposition alliance leader, Lazarus Chakwera, the winner of the country’s presidential election re-run.

The alliance won the re-run five months after the first vote with 58.57 percent of the total votes as declared by the country’s electoral commission.

“Greetings from the government and people of Nigeria. I congratulate you and the alliance on your impressive victory in the elections. I look forward to working with you for the advancement of peace, security and development of the entire continent,” said the President.


Garba Shehu

Senior Special Assistant to the President

(Media &Publicity)

June 28, 2020