Don’t be afraid of violence, go out and vote – Buhari tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to not be afraid of violence as they prepare to cast their votes in the coming general elections which commences tomorrow.

Buhari tells Nigerians: Don't be afraid of violence, go out and vote


President Buhari is contested for re-election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC. His main challenger is former vice president Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Assuring Nigerians that his order against ballot box snatching isn’t a threat on Nigerians, Buhari said:

 

“Do not be afraid of rumours of violence and unrest.

“Our security agencies have worked diligently to ensure that adequate security measures are in place.

“As your President, I hereby ask all Nigerians with voting cards to participate in defining the future of our nation by exercising your democratic rights tomorrow. I urge you to go out and vote,” the president said.

Meanwhile, the APC have said that Buhari will congratulate whoever emerges winner if he is defeated at the poll.

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36 Comments

  1. Is really amazing the way things are been pronounced sometimes…. We shouldn’t be afraid of violence but be ready to pay for it…. When you have place the life of people at high tension risk…. We pray violence don’t take place…

  2. Mr buhari talking about security that secure life you have cos Nigeria don’t have security.but God will help us.

  3. This will really boost the morale of Nigerians who want to vote tomorrow as it will assure them of peace while voting.

  4. Thank you Mr. President for the word of confidence….. Definitely Nigerian will vote tomorrow because this is only the time they can show their patriotic value

  5. After threatening fire on brimstone. Abeg leave us alone. No be you we dey look. Na God get our insurance

  6. Go out and vote first..and leave whether it will count or not alone. Perform your own duty and leave the rest.

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