The All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential rally may have come and gone, but the memories of the well-televised event are still fresh in the minds of Nigerians as most people took to various social mediums to react to the retired general's speech.
Bright Ekenma questions Buhari's commitment to Nigeria's progress. He wrote: "Since losing at d polls in 2011, what insightful & workable solution has Buhari given on solving any national crisis? Can you name one?"
Prominent journalist and famous Boko Haram negotiator Ahmad Salkida took Buhari to the cleaners because of the quality of his speech: "General Buhari's 'unispiring' speech, though. I can write a better speech than this. His speech should learn to do more than this."
Mukhtar Alexander Dan'Iyan, popularly called My Ayee Dee, alleges that attendees at the rally were paid: "
Publisher of Genevieve Magazine, Mrs Betty Irabor, gives kudos to the Buhari campaign team: "Good job to the team packaging Buhari; they have completely 'humanized' him."
Lewin Okotie has harsh words for Buhari and his 'cohorts' in the APC: "More than half of the APC members are aggrieved PDP losers. Where's the change? You can't fool me please."
Mubo Oluk goes hard on President Goodluck Jonathan's supporters: "I can't believe Nigerians still want GEJ elected as President, even if Buhari will just take selfies in Aso Rock..biko let him!"
Lawunmi Akinsete reminds Nigerians of Buhari's past: "Lets not forget this same Buhari is a coup plotter.. . He plotted a coup that ousted a democratically elected president."
Nigerians have spoken although with differing opinions, but it shows how keen the populace are geared up to participate in the political process.