Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, became the President of Nigeria in 2015. He is a retired Major General in the Nigerian Army and previously served as the nation’s Head of State from 31 December 1983 to 27 August 1985, after taking power in a military coup d’état. The term Buharism is ascribed to the Buhari military government.
He unsuccessfully ran for the office of President in the 2003, 2007 and 2011 general elections. In December 2014, he emerged as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the March 2015 general elections. Buhari won the election, defeating the incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan. This marked the first time in the history of Nigeria that an incumbent president lost to an opposition candidate in a general election. He was sworn in on 29 May 2015.
Don’t let me bore you with the whole politics jargons above, after Buhari was sworn in, we enjoyed for few months after the Sai Baba, Sai Buhari era, then the economy began to collapse, leading to a gross recession. I’m sure you will want to know the full meaning of the name, Buhari today. Check it below:
B – Brought
U – Unnecessary
H – Hardship
A – Among
R – Reasonable
I – Individuals
BROUGHT UNNECESSARY HARDSHIP AMONG REASONABLE INDIVIDUALS
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