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Atiku Abubakar Declares intention to run for presidency in Rivers State

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Atiku Abubakar Declares intention to run for presidency in Rivers State

Atiku Abubakar Declares intention to run for presidency in Rivers State-  Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has officially declared his intention to run for president in 2019 on the Platform of the Peoples Democratic Party. Mr Abubakar announced his candidacy in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital on Tuesday, four months after dumping the All Progressives Congress.

The former e President said his decision to make the announcement in Rivers State because is because he believes Rivers State Governor NyesoVicm Wike represents what he represented in 1998/99 as the live wire of the PDP.

Mr Atiku Abubakar was in Rivers with the former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel; Senator Abdul Ningi and some other party leaders.

Mr Atiku  Abubakar announced his intention to run for the presidency in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital on Tuesday, four months after dumping the All Progressives Congress.

Mr Atiku Abubakar said his decision to make the announcement of his intention to run for the presidency in Rivers State  is because he believes Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike represents what he represented in 1998/99 as the live wire of the PDP.

Mr Atiku Abubakar was in Rivers with the former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel; Senator Abdul Ningi and some other party leaders.

Governor Wike, in reaction, described the former VP as a presidential candidate feared by the APC. The governor, however, played down his own place in the PDP, insisting that all genuine members of the party are its live wire.

 

 

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