Senate President Bukola Saraki has declared his intention to run against President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.
Buhari is seeking a second term on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Speaking on Thursday at a meeting with young political aspirants in Abuja, Saraki promised to deliver if elected.
I have decided to answer the call of teeming youth who have asked me to run for President. Accordingly, I hereby announce my intention to run for the office of President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. #GrowNigeria
He intends running on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).