The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has felicitated the President of Burkina Faso, Roch Kaboré, as he emerges the new Chairman of the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Niger Basin Authority.
It was disclosed in a statement titled 'President Buhari completes five-year tenure as chair of Niger Basin Authority, congratulates successor ' by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina,
Buhari expressed his ''utmost confidence'' in Kabore's ability to steer the affairs of the organisation until 2023.
He said, ''Let me, on behalf of all Heads of State and Government of NBA, wish His Excellency President of the Republic of Burkina Faso, a very successful tenure''.