- There has been mixed reactions to the national address by President Buhari on the eve of the 2019 presidential election
- Buhari urged Nigerians with voting cards to participate in defining the future of the nation by exercising their democratic rights
- Various social media users subsequently aired their views; with some supporting the president and others opposing him
The national address by President Muhammadu Buhari on the eve of the 2019 presidential election has elicited mixed reactions from citizens on social media.
The content of the address was posted on the president's Facebook page on Friday, February 22.
In the address, Buhari urged Nigerians with voting cards to participate in defining the future of the nation by exercising their democratic rights.
The president further assuaged fears, following the previous postponement of the election; imploring Nigerians to cast aside doubts and have faith that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will rise to the occasion.
Following the post, various social media users aired their views; with some supporting the president and others opposing him.
See comments of those who support a second term for Buhari:
Below, are comments from those who oppose the president:
Then there were those who found the back-and-forth laughable:
And then, this individual just believes that a vote for either the APC or PDP is a bad decision:
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that there was poor turnout at the one-million-man march for President Muhammadu Buhari which held on Thursday, February 21, as less than 200 All Progressive Congress (APC) members turned out for the event.
No single member of the state executive of the APC attended the rally, which was organised by the Niger state chapter of the Buhari Support Organisation (BSO).
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