President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock over the fire incident that engulfed the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France on Monday.
Buhari, in the statement on Tuesday, this online news medium gathered, also sent his condolence to President Emmanuel Macron of France and all citizens over the tragic fire incident.
The statement by one of his media aides, Garba Shehu, said: “The President extends his sympathy to Christians in Nigeria and all over the world following partial destruction of the historical Cathedral, which houses deferent valuable items held dear by worshipers.
“President Buhari and Nigerians joined the world in shock and disbelief as the highly revered and historical church building went up in flames on Monday, praying that the almighty God will provide resources and capacity for full restoration.
“As one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites, a central place of worship for Christians and symbol of France, the President urges joint faith in prayers for the country and its citizens.”