The President is the Head of State, the Chief Executive of the Federation and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federation.
A candidate for an election to the office of President is duly elected if there be more than two candidates contesting; he/she has the highest number of votes cast at the election and has not less than one-quarter of the votes cast at the election each of at least two-thirds of all the States in the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
A candidate shall be validly nominated when he/she nominates another candidate as his/her associate from the same political party as his/her running mate, to occupy the office of Vice-President.
A person shall be qualified for election to the office of the President if
The tenure of a President is four years after which he/she shall vacate the office at the expiration of the period of four years commencing from the date when he/she took the Oath of Allegiance and the oath of office. A president may decide to contest for same office for a second tenure and nothing more.