BREAKING | Buhari Declares For 2019 Presidency
President Muhammadu Buhari has officially declared his intention to re-contest for the presidency in 2019.
He made the declaration at the ongoing National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the All Progressive Congress (APC).
BREAKING NEWS: PMB has just announced to APC NEC his intention to run for a second term of office. Alhamdulillah. – Nasir El-Rufai
— Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai (@elrufai) April 9, 2018
He made the announcement on Monday at a meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
The meeting is ongoing in Abuja.
Special Adviser to the President on New media and Engagement, Bashir Ahmad, revealed this in his tweet on his official handle @BashirAhmaad.
“President Muhammadu Buhari has just officially announced his intention to seek re-election in 2019. Details soon…” his tweet read.
Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai also confirmed this in a tweet on his verified handle @elrufai