"In the part of the country where I come from, there is a saying that you cannot say ‘good night’ and come back to say ‘good evening’ in the same place.Speaking on the current regime, the 79-year-old retired military leader said:
"So for me, it is good night for the Peoples Democratic Party and that’s all."
"So far Buhari has not disappointed us. I trust him (Buhari), he will not fail Nigerians. I know he will overcome the challenges the country is currently facing,"