Nigerian President condemns attack on Brussels station

Ben Adam Shemang

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined leaders across Europe and the rest of the world in condemning the atrocious terrorist attacks on the Zaventem Airport and Maalbeek Metro Station in Brussels.
President has also commiserated with Prime Minister Charles Michel and Belgians over the loss of over 30 lives in the attacks.
This is contained in a statement signed by the President’s Special Adviser, Mr Femi Adesina.
President Buhari further assured Prime Minister Michel and the people of Belgium that having suffered the horror and anguish of incessant terrorist attacks over several years, Nigeria stands in full solidarity with them on this day of national pain and trauma.


“President Buhari believes that the appalling attack on Brussels reinforces the need for greater international cooperation toeffectively confront and destroy global terrorism and its
perpetrators”, 
the statement further states.
The President assured the global community that under his leadership, Nigeria would continue to work with other countries of the world to ensure that terrorism never triumphs over free, peaceful and law-abiding nations and people of the world.
He wished the more than 100 persons injured in the attacks a speedy recovery.

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