President Muhammadu Buhari has urged disputing parties in the ongoing political crisis in Mali to settle their differences and unite for the peace and unity of the country.
Buhari made this call on Friday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, while receiving former President, Goodluck Jonathan, who currently serves as Special Envoy and ECOWAS mediator to Mali.
Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement titled ‘President Buhari, Jonathan confer on crisis in Mali.’
The statement read, “President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja called on the actors in the political crisis in Mali to come together for the peace and unity of the country.
“The President spoke when he received in audience former President Goodluck Jonathan who is Special Envoy and ECOWAS mediator to the West African country.”
The former President briefed Buhari on the current situation in Mali after meeting with the key political actors ahead of the meeting of ECOWAS leaders under the Chairmanship of President Nana Akufo-Addo of the Republic of Ghana.