Tinubu: Go to court if you are not satisfied with the results, Buhari tells Obi, others
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged all aggrieved presidential candidates in the immediately past 2023 general election to seek redress in court if they are dissatisfied with the election result.
The president made the call in his Easter Message to Nigerians on Friday in Abuja.
Buhari, however, congratulated the winners of the February and March general elections.
As a nation, we have been through an election that has produced the next set of leaders at the federal and state levels.
”I congratulate Nigerians for believing in the process. While I congratulate those who have been elected, I recognize that those who are dissatisfied with the result have the right to seek redress.
“I hope you will wait patiently and allow our legal system to take its course.
“It has been a rare privilege for me to serve as your president since I was given my first term in 2015 and renewed in 2019,” he said.
The President reiterated his position to be guided by the vows he made to keep Nigeria united, prosperous and secure.
”Day after day, I have been guided by the vows I have made to keep Nigeria united, prosperous and secure.
Our successes in security, economy, infrastructure, new border oil basins, landmark legal reforms, and food sufficiency, among others, were made possible by the support of Nigerians.
“As we celebrate this season with our families, neighbors and communities, let us do so with love, compassion, kindness, resilience and forgiveness,” Buhari said.
SOURCE: Nigerian Tribune