Nigerian President Pledges to Leave Office in 2023

President Muhammadu Buhari, in a letter released on January 1, 2020, said that he will will be standing down in 2023 and will not be available in any future elections. This comes after growing speculation that there may be a third term agenda from the president.

President Muhammadu Buhari (file photo).


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