Presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, meets with US Secretary of State at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely el ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE
Bauchi - President-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday thanked electorate in Bauchi State for supporting him during the Presidential and National Assembly elections.
Addressing APC supporters in Bauchi, Buhari also solicited for more votes on behalf of the party candidates in the April 11 gubernatorial and State House of Assembly elections.
"I am here to thank you and ask you to elect APC candidates during the exercise.
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"This is because you voted for me and members of the National Assembly during the presiderntial elections.
"I urge you to do same during gubernatorial polls on April 11.''
Buhari condoled with the families of those who lost their lives during the polls and called on party supporters to cast and protect their votes.
APC stalwarts, elected senators and members of the House of Representatives, party candidates and members of the public attended the gathering held at Multi-purpose Hall, Bauchi.