Nigeria's Buhari Officially Declares for Second Term

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday formally submitted his candidacy to stand for a second term of office at elections in February next year. The 75-year-old leader traveled to the headquarters of his ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party in the capital Abuja to hand in his nomination form. He was accompanied by state governors, government ministers and party supporters. He said afterwards he was seeking the nomination "with all humility, sense of responsibility and an unquestionable desire to serve and protect the interest of all Nigerians." Well-wishers and supporters...

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