President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday took a swipe at some of his political opponents who he said sought for more terms in office contrary to the provisions of the Constitution.
The President stated this while addressing traditional rulers in Akure, under the umbrella of the Ondo State Council of Obas.
According to him, he is only seeking to be President for another four years and after then, nothing more.
“We have just finished one term and are seeking a second one, and after that, the Constitution doesn’t permit any more,’ he was quoted as saying in a tweet by Mr Tolu Ogunlesi.
“There are some who tried looking for more but they did not succeed.”
President Buhari, thereafter, advised the members and leaders of the All Progressives Party (APC) to learn from the mistakes of those people.
Mr Ogunlesi oversees digital communication for the Presidency.
PMB in Akure now, addressing the State Council of Obas.
“We have just finished one term & are seeking a second one, & after that the constitution doesn’t permit any more.
There are some who tried looking for more but they did not succeed. We should learn from their mistakes.”
— tolu ogunlesi (@toluogunlesi) February 5, 2019