"the Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari declares that he is sufficiently healthy for a new four-year term in the presidency. He answers more evasive on the question of whether he will accept a defeat in the elections on February 16."
"Before the election, the 76-year-old president's health has been questioned. Last year he underwent several months of medical treatment in London, but for which the diagnosis he the treatment was received is not known."
"After a caucus on Wednesday called on he the voters to assess his health during the kampanjturnén around the country."
" Let's see if I'm in shape or not, he said, and promised to march around the sports arena where the meeting was held and waving to the voters."
"this is The fifth time Buhari set up in a presidential election. He lost the 2003, 2007 and 2011, and contested the results in court. He won against the incumbent president Goodluck Jonathan in 2015, the first election victory for a moscow says in the country's history. Jonathan was hailed, immediately, have been defeated, something that is considered to have helped to avoid the deadly violence that followed the previous elections."
"Buhari, candidate of the ruling party, APC, to respond briefly to the question of whether he will admit defeat at a possible defeat:"
"– It would not be the first choice I lose."
"His successors, is the former vice-president Atiku Abubakar from the party, the PDP."