Official Portraiture of The President-Elect and Vice-President Elect
Though popularly known as General Mohammadu Buhari, the President-Elect of the most populated African country has declared he would prefer to be addressed as President Muhammadu Buhari, dropping the military title he had bore for over 30 years.
A statement issued by the Director, Media and Publicity of the APC Presidential Campaign Organization, Garba Shehu said: “From May 29, 2015 the President-elect and Vice-President-elect are to be respectively known and addressed as Muhammadu Buhari, President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Federal Republic of Nigeria and Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria”.
It may be time for a new hashtag on twitter, #GMB was the popular hashtag for the President-elect during the campaigns that led to his victory at the poll. It may be time for #PMB to trend.
Muhammadu Buhari would be sworn in as the President alongside his Vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on May, 29.