Lagos - Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile and Obafemi Martins have sent a congratulatory message to president-elect of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari.
Buhari defeated incumbent president Goodluck Jonathan with over two million votes, the first time a sitting president will suffer defeat via the ballots.
The AS Monaco left back took to his twitter account @EldersonEch to pass his message.
“Congratulations to our president-elect @ThisIsBuhari, you kept the fight and believed.”
In the same vein, Seattle Sounders striker Obafemi Martins posted a picture of himself and Buhari @Obafemimartins, as his own way of rejoicing with the president-elect.
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