The Nigerian major opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party has called on President Mohammadu Buhari to learn from the just concluded US Presidential election.
Reacting to the election via its official Twitter handle, the opposition party urged the government of Buhari to strengthen its democratic institutions, instead of focusing on individuals.
The party also advised President Buhari’s government to shun nepotism, corruption and marginalisation which it said have married his administration.
“@MBuhari should draw lessons from the post-Election remarks of the US President-elect by addressing the divisive tendencies, nepotism and marginalization which characterize his administration as well as other actions.
“The US election also serves as a strong lesson to our nation on the need to strengthen our institutions while focusing on our processes and rules instead of strengthening individuals.
“The manifest of non-interference by the security forces and the judiciary in the US election calls out the current situation in our country where security agencies and compromised judicial officers are used to muzzle election and subvert the will of the…