President Buhari is, however, banking on God and the unity of APC members for victory in 2019.
President Buhari is, however, banking on "the grace of God" and the unity of APC members for victory, come 2019.
“Just like our party symbols the broom, we stand by strength in unity. Let us try to be united in party, victory is sure by the grace of God. And together, we must continue to sanitize Nigeria’s Political environment,” Buhari said during the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the APC on Monday, April 9, 2018.
Earlier, President Buhari had declared his intention to seek reelection in 2019.
Prior to President Buhari’s announcement, top politicians had advised him not to seek reelection.
Top on the list is Former President Olusegun Obasanjo who accused Buhari of failing to fulfil his campaign promises to Nigerians.
Obasanjo likened a vote for Buhari in 2019 to a ‘reinforcing failure’, a term, the former military head of State said he learnt while serving in the Nigerian Army.