2023: What Saraki, Obaseki Said About Atiku Emerging PDP Candidate #Saraki #Obaseki #Atiku #Emerging #PDP #Candidate Welcome to Eye9ja
Former Senate President and Presidential aspirant, Abubakar Bukola Saraki has congratulated Atiku Abubakar on his emergence as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
In a statement after the PDP special convention with produced Atiku as the party’s flag bearer, Saraki also thanked his supporters.
He said: “I thank all our friends and supporters across the nation for keying into our vision to provide #RealSolutions and #FixNigeria!
“I congratulate the winner of tonight’s #PDPPresidentialPrimary, His Excellency, our former Vice-President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on his emergence as the Presidential flag-bearer of our party.
“As we prepare for the future, I am proud that our message of #RealSolutions and deliberate leadership has resonated with millions of young Nigerians across the nation. Now, we must all rally around all our candidates across the nation to fix our economy, curb the insecurity, and put an end to the rising cost of living.”
Also reacting, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State congratulated Atiku and hailed other aspirants for submitting themselves to a transparent democratic exercise.
He said, “I heartily congratulate His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar (GCON) on his victory at the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential primary election.
“The keenly contested process of picking a flagbearer for our great party has again shown the PDP as a party that has enthroned a transparent internal democratic process which is what our nation now desperately needs for its much-desired rebirth.”
Obaseki hailed other aspirants in the election, noting, “I also hail all the other aspirants who have submitted themselves to this transparent democratic exercise that has set the PDP as a worthy example to all other political parties in the country.”
“The beauty of it all is that the party has put in clear display it’s maturity, strength and poise and this is now the time for all aspirants and other stakeholders in the party to pull together as we embark on this all-important mission to rescue Nigeria. Congratulations,” he added.