President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday received the family members of the late Martin Luther King Jnr at the presidential villa in Abuja.
The King family during the visit also conferred on President Buhari the First Black History Month National Black Excellence and Exceptional African Leadership Award.
Buhari promised while receiving the award promised that the present administration will remain loyal and stand by the ideals of the renowned American activist.
He appreciated the family for associating with Nigeria and the present administration.
The family’s matriarch, Doctor Naomi Barbara King, however, advised that the nation continue to pray for peace and strive to eradicate corruption in order to be a nation to be reckoned with.