'I'm Seeking A 2nd Term In Office Not For Personal Gain But Out Of Will To Serve The People'- Buhari

Published 1 year ago by: Mister Jay Wonder
at 06:21 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)

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President Buhari today in Daura, Katsina State, said the driving force for seeking public office should be to serve the people, and see their lives improved, not for frivolity or personal ambition.

Speaking at the All Progressives Party's (APC) Ward Congress held at Bayagida Model Primary School, President Buhari said the passion to serve and see real changes in the lives of Nigerians informed his choice to join partisan politics in the first place, and inspired him to contest elections in 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015.

The President said that his decision to seek a second term in office was borne out of a deep passion to serve Nigerians, and not for personal gains. President Buhari noted that his administration had already started the process of ensuring fairness, justice and equity, in spite of challenges, and would work hard to consolidate on the gains.

“I am not in politics for fun, frivolity or to amass wealth, I have always been driven by a deep sense of commitment to make a difference to the lives of our people. After my retirement from the army, or forceful retirement, I sat back and watched as events unfolded on the political turf, and realised the country needed an intervention for fairness, justice and inclusion of Nigerians in the issues that affect their lives,’’ he said.

The President called for patience, maturity and orderliness as the 2019 elections’ calendar begins to unfold, urging political parties, candidates and the electorate to put the country first and always remember that victory ultimately belongs to God.

“After going to the court so many times to challenge results of elections in 2003, 2007 and 2011, and going up to the Supreme Court, I concluded that ultimately it is God who determines who will win elections, and in 2015 I got here,’’ he added.

In his remarks, the Katsina State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Masari, said the process of electing the leaders of the party at the ward level was hitch-free, orderly and based on the constitution of the APC.

“What we have here are our leaders that were chosen based on consensus and we are happy that it reflects the will of the people and the APC constitution. We followed the process to also ensure that there is affirmation,’’ he said.

The Chairman of the Organising Committee for the Ward Congress, who is also the Commissioner of Justice and Attorney General, Ahmad Usman El-Marzuq urged the party leaders to remain loyal and live up to expectations.

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fineboy77 at 08:07 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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Just imagine the Fulani herdsman

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tonyigho at 08:08 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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but whereby the majority of the people don't want you.
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kaposky at 08:11 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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U ARE A FOOLISH MAN, DECEIVER, LIAR AND A CONFUSED YAHOO MAN, U TOLD NIGERIANS LAST TIME THAT U ONLY WANNA RULE FOR ONE TERM, BUHARI, EVERYTHING ABOUT U IS LIE LIE LIE.MAD MAN
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Abogado at 08:19 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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FOOL
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gogoman at 08:20 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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BUHARI OF LIFE !!!!!!!!!!
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slimber at 08:36 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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Hmmm.mm Mr present nah waaa okooo issorite
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Sniper101 at 08:37 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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Mr presidente

if you couldn't do anything tangible in four years, you most definitely won't do anything meaningful in eight years

pls, el presidente ...leave Aso Rock.

go Daura go rear cattle with ur kinsmen Grin
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chukkychukky at 08:55 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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contest and be disgraced

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Henrybobo at 10:07 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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We appreciate, tnx for ur concern... But u can rest now.. we no want again ooooooooo
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crocatum at 10:42 PM, 5/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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what did you do about the Fulani Herdsmen, am trying to remember the action he took to curb the Fulani herdsmen, wait i think I know one solid action he took to maintain peace, he did not declare them terrorists, as a way to bring them back to society, such a kind gesture. I remember he also explained the reason why Fulani herdsmen cannot be solved, it is because of Gadaffi, yes my brain heard it. Gaddafi has caused this problem, we can not solve it, because Gaddafi is legendary, such an inspiration. Now he is such a wonderful president, he has our interest in his heart, dont make me cry, i need napkin to cry.
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willyking at 12:26 AM, 6/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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U are mad man..
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zumata at 12:53 AM, 6/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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Buhari the saint,please check the next door we don't want you again because everybody is tired of you.
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Upbendel at 07:04 AM, 6/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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Well, first team is for treatment in London {still sick} probably second team will be for...?
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james987 at 05:31 PM, 6/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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If I get elected,in 3months I will make 1naira equivalent to 1$. And what did we get in an interval of 6months? Dollar sky rocketed against the naira like never before.. Abacha with all em killings and looting come better pass you,cos food and naira still maintain. Oga bubu,as you rule 20 over 100.. feel the heat.
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celebritygee at 07:13 PM, 6/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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FOOL
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ruthie at 11:15 AM, 7/05/2018 (1 year ago)
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NO MIND THEM...
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