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2011 presidential poll was rigged - Buhari

2015-01-15 16:02
US Secretary of State John Kerry meets with the presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peacefu ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE
Abuja - Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd)’ presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged that the 2011 presidential election was rigged in favour of President Goodluck Jonathan, naij reports.

He revealed that there was no way he could have won the 2011 elections as the computers of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) were programmed to cut his votes by 40 per cent.

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Buhari was speaking at the at the general election sensitization workshop on non-violence organised by the office of the national security adviser to the president and the office of the special adviser to the president on inter-party affairs in Abuja.

He said agents of his party, Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) were able to discover the discrepancy after comparing results obtained on the field with what was available on INEC computers.

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Read more on: muhammadu buhari  |  goodluck jonathan  |  nigeria  |  2015 elections

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