The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Tuesday, in Abuja said he is proud of the Nigerian electorate who have realized their power and “ultimately decided who won or lost.” Following the conduct of the presidential, governorship, and legislative elections,
However, the President, expressed sadness that some candidates, especially those of the All Progressives Congress, lost their bids.
“I am unhappy that some candidates lost in the election. But I am inspired by the fact that voters were able to make their own decision, to decide who won and who lost,” Buhari told the outgoing United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard, at the State House, Abuja.