Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Prime Minister of Belgium, Charles Michel and Belgians over the loss of 30 lives in the terrorist attacks on Zaventem Airport and Maalbeek Metro Station in Brussels.
The President condoled with the people in a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.
The statement quoted Buhari as he joined other leaders across Europe and the rest of the world in condemning the Tuesday atrocious terrorist attacks.
He 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.’’[pro_ad_display_adzone id=”70560″]
He maintained that the appalling attack on Brussels reinforced the need for greater international cooperation to effectively confront and destroy global terrorism and its perpetrators.
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 speedy recovery. (NAN)