Former military president, General Ibrahim
Badamasi Babangida, on Tuesday said President
Goodluck Jonathan lost the presidential election
to Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives
Congress, APC, because Jonathan failed to meet
the yearnings and aaspiration of Nigeria’s
In a congratulatory message titled: “Buhari
deserves this victory” and which he personally
signed, Babangida said the country had
witnessed a downward trend and wanted a
leader who would salvage it.
He said Nigerian politicians had a lot of lessons
to learn from the election and Buhari’s victory
saying one of this was that an incumbent could
be defeated if he did not do well as President.
Apart from this, he said there was a lesson to
learn from Buhari’s perseverance after he had
lost three previous elections.
“I have just finished watching the proceedings of
the declaration of results of the March 28, 2015
elections by the Independent National Electoral
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