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Jonathan, Buhari meet after election

2015-04-04 14:02
Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan and the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, have met for the first time after last week’s presidential election, Premium Times reports.

The two leaders met behind closed-doors at the Aso Rock presidential villa Friday.

Also read: Ex-President Shagari congratulates Buhari

Both sides are expected to commence transitional processes ahead of the May 29 date for the transfer of power.

Jonathan lost Saturday’s election ?to Mr. Buhari, ?and conceded defeat, the first time an incumbent Nigerian leader would do so.

In a telephone call to Mr. Buhari ahead of his official declaration as winner, President Jonathan urged the incoming president to make time for their teams to meet and? commence transitional processes.

Read more at Premium Times

Read more on: muhammadu buhari  |  goodluck jonathan  |  nigeria  |  2015 elections

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