Nigeria's Electoral Commission chairman Attahiru Jega announced earlier Wednesday that Muhammadu Buhari had officially won the election, getting 15.4 million votes to President Goodluck Jonathan's 12.9 million.
Nigerian former Gen. Muhammadu Buhari speaks to journalists in Abuja, Nigeria, April 1, 2015.
Nigerians celebrate the victory of Muhammadu Buhari in Kaduna, April 1, 2015.
Newly-elected Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari (right) and his deputy, Yemi Osibnajo, sing the national anthem after speaking to journalists in Abuja, April 1, 2015.
Nigerians celebrate the win of democratically elected president Muhammadu Buhari in Kaduna, April 1, 2015.