President Muhammadu Buhari was on Tuesday night, declared winner of the election, defeating the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
Tinubu called on the opposition to accept the result, adding that it was free and fair.
Tinubu spoke at the Campaign Centre of the APC, in Abuja after President Buhari gave his address to party members and Nigerians.
Tinubu said, “There will always be a winner and a loser in an election.“That is what is being demonstrated in the country today. It is now left for true democrats to accept the outcome of this free and fair process.”
He added, “INEC has done its best. They have been excellent in this election and we must congratulate them.”