President Muhammadu Buhari this morning shortly after casting his vote, has reaffirmed his confidence in winning the presidential election.
Buhari told newsmen shortly after voting at Kofar Baru, Sarkin Yara “A” ward in Daura, his home town, that he would win the election and congratulate himself.
Clad in a light blue `Babbar Riga’, the president was accompanied by his wife, and some security details.
Aisha was the first to vote before the president at 8.06 a.m., while the president voted at 8.10 a.m.
When asked to give his assessment of the exercise so far, President Muhammadu Buhari said: “So far, so good. Nigerians understand and are behaving themselves.”
When asked if he would congratulate the winner if he lost the election the president said, “I will congratulate myself; I am going to be the winner.”