President Jonathan Congratulates South Korea’s First Female President

SOUTH KOREA'S PRESIDENT-ELECT PARK GEUN-HYE
SOUTH KOREA’S PRESIDENT-ELECT PARK GEUN-HYE

South Korea’s President-elect, Ms. Park Geun-hye has been congratulated on her victory in the country’s presidential elections by Nigerian counterpart, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan.

President Jonathan, according to a statement signed by his spokesman, Dr Reuben Abati, joins the rest of the world in applauding her historic emergence as her country’s first female Head of State and Government.

The statement reads: “the President trusts that with her leadership abilities and long experience of politics at the highest levels of governance in her country, Ms. Park will fully justify the confidence reposed in her by millions of South Koreans who voted for her election on Wednesday this week.”