It was reported that Nigeria’s president-elect, General Mohammadu Buhari on Thursday reechoed that the high level of indiscipline and corruption in government and other social places were the main reasons why he has pledged to fight corruption, insecurity and unemployment head on when sworn in as president.
According to him, the worse was the electoral fraud and judicial compromises which had characterized the courts. Buhari spoke against the background of the manipulation of electoral process which he said played out in the last general elections.
Buhari who was particular about Akwa Ibom state was delighted when the governorship candidate of the APC in the state, Umana Umana who led a delegation of the Akwa Ibom people including Senator Ita Enang, the senate committee chairman on Business and Rules to pay him a congratulatory visit in Abuja informed him that he had gone to the Election Petition Tribunal to challenge the result of the governorship election in the state
. Recalling his experience at the courts, Buhari said that he would strengthen the process to prevent the subversion of the will of the people in future polls.