How Atiku Abubakar emerged PDP presidential candidate

Atiku Abubakar

Other results are, Bukola Saraki, 317 votes; Jonah Jang, 19 votes; Datti Ahmed, 5 votes; David Mark, 35 votes; Tanimu Turaki, 65 votes; Sule Lamido, 96 votes; Attahiru Bafarawa, 48 votes; Ibrahim Dankwambo, 111 votes; Ahmed Makarfi, 74 votes and Rabiu Kwankwaso, 158 votes.

The reason for the meetings is due to the controversies that have trailed the party's governorship and senatorial primaries in some states such as Zamfara, Ondo, Kaduna and Ogun.

The party source informed that such people were already aware that they were holding the tickets in trust for former presidential aspirants as they had been well briefed before the convention.

Alh. Atiku Abubakar outspends Saraki, Tambuwal and others.

This comes as the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) will this week, begin the process of getting a consensus presidential candidate from among those who have clinched their party's tickets under the political parties that make up the coalition.

In his acceptance speech, Abubakar said he learnt a lot under Obasanjo when he served as his deputy from 1999 to 2007.

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He said the process that led to the election was more important as all the aspirants were qualified to lead the nation. While still governor-elect, he was selected by PDP presidential candidate Olusegun Obasanjo, as his running mate. We are going to work with you to ensure victory for our party in 2019. We always knew from day one that only one person will emerge, so today's event is not surprising.

I want to thank Governor Okowa for planning and organizing this transparent, free and fair Presidential Primary and Convention.

Another source said Atiku won the primaries because some PDP governors and other stakeholders took him for granted. "Once again sir, congratulations", said the Senate President.

"I don't think that there is short supply of good material but I wish delegates pick the best of the best who can carry out this assignment of taking over Nigeria and putting us on the right path, who can restructure the country to true federalism; a President with a very wide mind and is well connected and can be trusted among Nigerians".

Aisha Buhari, wife of Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari has censured the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, over what she says was the rule by impunity and manipulation.

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