Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Buhari in historic election win, emerges Nigeria’s President-Elect
After three previous failed shots at the presidency, Muhammadu Buhari is finally moving into Aso Rock, Nigeria’s presidential palace,as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. A retired Major-General, Mr. Buhari, who contested on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, polled a total of 15,416,221 votes to defeat the incumbent and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, President Goodluck Jonathan, who got 12,853,162 votes. The APC candidate got the highest number of votes in 21 states while Mr. Jonathan prevailed in 15 states and Abuja.