President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday recalled the anxious moment he went through while the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal delivered judgment in the petition filed against him by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
Buhari, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), whose victory in the February election was affirmed by the tribunal on Wednesday, said the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting held the same day was the elixir that saved him saved him from trauma.
The President spoke at the Presidential Villa, Abuja while receiving governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who had gone to congratulate him on his victory.
He said: “On this judgment, again it was a fabulous coincidence that it came almost the same time the first Federal Executive Council meeting of this government was taking place.
“It lasted about the same time with the judgment.