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President Muhammadu Buhari has joined world leaders in paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II, the late British monarch.

“We have learned with immense sadness of the passing of the Queen and the end of her unique and wonderful 70-year reign,” Buhari has said.

He added in a message issued by media aide Garba Shehu on Thursday, “Her late Majesty was the only British Sovereign known to 90 per cent of our population. Our thoughts and sincere condolences are with the Royal Family and the people of the United Kingdom and the entire Commonwealth as we join the entire world in mourning her loss.”

She dedicated her life to making her nation, the Commonwealth and the entire world a better place,” Buhari said.