Nigeria’s president and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in next month’s presidential election in the country, Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence that he will emerge victorious at the polls.

Speaking on Thursday at the inaugural meeting of the Presidential Campaign Council of the ruling party for his re-election held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Buhari called on all members of the Council to work towards ensuring victory.

President Buhari said the meeting was to outline the operational structure of the Council for collective decision-making in order to enhance its effectiveness and to assign key responsibilities to members.

“Even though we are confident of winning, I urge you to work as hard as you can so that we can maximize the scale and extent of our victory.

“I urge you to rise to the challenge of the great expectations this party and Nigerians have for you and the confidence that I personally have in the ability of all of you to deliver.

“With unity of purpose and effective harmony and communication, there is no political opponent you cannot overcome,” Buhari said.