The Running presidential candidate of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has revealed his running mate for 2019 general election.
We gathered that a former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has been picked as the running mate of the former Vice President come February 14, 2019 election.
Obi emerged the preferred choice of both the party and the candidate after series of consultations by stakeholders in the party and outside it.
BREAKING NEWS!!!— #ATIKULATED PRESIDENCY 2019 (@AtikulatedPDP19) 12 October 2018
Peter Obi is Atiku's running. What an impeccable choice!!
North vs North!
South vs South!
Fulani vs Fulani!
Intellect vs Intellect!
PDP vs APC!
INEC vs Citizens
The battle Line is drawn............... But then, this should be very easy for @atiku. pic.twitter.com/BhceREYAOy
It was also gathered that the name of Peter Obi and that of Atiku will be sent to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) next week.
Bearing in mind that INEC deadline for the submission of names of parties’candidate will expire on Monday, 15 October.
Peter Obi is one of the best Governors in Nigeria ever. Listen to him narrating his antecedents. He will make a wonderful Vice President. pic.twitter.com/hea6NZCgfg— World Publicist (@IsimaOdeh) 12 October 2018