President Kenyatta congratulates Akufo-Addo for his second term in office
The President of kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta has congratulated President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his re-election as the President of the country.
President Akufo-Addo has been given a second term in office after December 7 polls and won by 51.302 per cent.
President Kenyatta noted that the re-election of President Akufo-Addo in a hotly contested poll demonstrated the strong confidence and trust the people of the country have in his visionary and progressive leadership.
“On behalf of the Government and the people of Kenya and on my own behalf, I wish to extend my warmest congratulations on Your Excellency’s re-election as President of Ghana,” President Kenyatta said in his congratulatory message.
He expressed optimism that the re-election of the President would help the country excel in its developmental project under the able Leadership of President Akufo-Addo.
“I believe, under your visionary and strong leadership, Ghana will certainly consolidate and expand the gains made during your first term in office for the benefit of your people and the African continent,” President Kenyatta said.
President Akufo-Addo was declared the winner after he obtained 51.302 per cent of the votes defeating his main rival, former President John Mahama, who garnered 47.359 per cent of the votes cast.
President Kenyatta said he looked forward to continue working closely with President Akufo-Addo to enhance bilateral cooperation between Kenya and Ghana for the benefit of the people of the two countries.
He further stated that the alliance would as well as advance the African agenda of a stable, peaceful and progressive continent.
President Kenyatta wished Nana Akufo-Addo good health and God’s favour as he embarks on his second term of service to the people of the West African nation, Ghana.