International Human Rights Commission (IHRC), African Region has said the peaceful transition of power in Nigeria has elevated the status of the country among the comity of nations.
The commission disclosed this while congratulating President Bola Tinubu, governors, and Nigerians for the peaceful transition of power.
A statement which was signed by Ambassador At Large, Dr Malami Shehu Ma’aji noted that the peaceful transition has brought respect to the country, saying, “We want to congratulate President Tinubu for this historic feat.
Ma’aji applauded Nigerians, the security institutions and all stakeholders particularly the former President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring peaceful transition, noting that the process significantly elevated Nigeria ‘s stature in the comity of nations.
He advised Nigerian President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to continue to respect the rules of law and human rights and assured him the IHRC support for the development of the country.