Resigned General Ibrahim Babangida, previous Military President, has responded to the result of the simply finished up presidential decision in Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) crushed Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 presidential race.
INEC announced President him champ having surveyed 15,191,847 votes as against Atiku’s 11,262,978 votes with a triumph edge of 3,928,869 votes.
In an announcement he marked on Saturday, IBB said praised the Nigerian electorate for acting gently amid the casting a ballot procedure.
“Unfortunately, because of viciousness in some piece of the nation, lives were lost and I might want to stretch out my genuine sympathies to their families for the passing of their friends and family”, he noted.
“I wish to compliment President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR on his re-appointment to lead Nigeria in the following four years. I have seen that, the electioneering effort was extremely strenuous and the challenge sharp. That in spite of the violent landscape of governmental issues, the President submitted and exposed himself to this procedure. In fact is an unmistakable declaration that he trusts in the fair procedure and beliefs.
“The recently chosen president ought to mend the injuries of the warmed crusade trades by grasping the individuals who challenged close by with him. The President must oppose the compulsion to consider them to be adversaries; not by any means rivals, however individual comrades who just couldn’t help contradicting him on how best to push our nation ahead.
“Presently that the President has won his re-appointment offer, he should stand up to with recharged force the most pressing issue going up against Nigeria: ‘frailty of lives and property’.
“The Boko Haram rebellion remains a risk to numerous Nigerians; especially in the North East sub-locale, while the twin shades of malice of hijacking and furnished burglary/outfitted banditry remain a noteworthy national threat. The president must give need consideration to these security issues.
“The economy of the nation should likewise possess the president’s critical consideration. There is the should be progressively innovative in figuring approaches that will improve the country’s economy, make work openings and offer plan to our joining young people.
“The President may wish to notice to the desires of sensible Nigerians for rebuilding and look for every single established intend to decay a few powers by and by practiced by the Federal Government to alternate levels of government.
“Give me a chance to recognize and pass on my profound respect to alternate challengers for the workplace of president.”