Comr Akpa Francis congratulates Atiku, lauds PDP delegates, describes it as a new dawn.
Comr Akpa Francis is a media expert, politician, a PDP member, a strong supporter of Atiku and a youths activist.
Speaking to newsmen in Port Harcourt, The Enugu born politician cum media expert has expressed his overwhelmed joy over the Victory of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar GCON, waziri of Adamawa at the just concluded peoples democratic party (PDP) primary, which took place yesterday in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital.
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar at the peoples democratic party (PDP) primary polled a total votes of 1,532 to contest against the incumbent president, Mohammad Buhari of All progressive Congress (APC), Donald Duke of Social Democratic party (SDP) and others in the upcoming February 2019 presidential election.
His closet rival, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state, scored 693votes.
See the result
Atiku Abubakar – 1,533
Aminu Tambuwal – 693
Bukola Saraki – 317
David Mark – 35
Sule Lamido – 96
Kabiru Turaki – 65
Jonah jang – 19
Datti Ahmed – 5
Attahiru Bafarawa – 48
Ibrahim Dankwanbo – 111
Ahmed Makarfi – 74
Rabiu Kwankwanso – 157
Speaking further he said:
” I want to use this opportunity to appreciate all the PDP delegates who voted for the former vice president at the just concluded convention, for giving your votes to Atiku Abubakar, no doubt , the lost hope has returned to Nigerians, and this is a new dawn to our dear country”, kudos to the leadership of my great party ( PDP ) and the convention planning committee chaired by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State for providing a free, fair and credible primary election ,he said.
No doubt, Atiku Abubakar Waziri Adamawa remains the right man to fix this country back again, he is the next president of Nigeria.
“Time to elect a working president and not to retain a walking president, Time to elect a true democrat and not a dictator, Time to elect a detribalized leader and not a sectional leader. Together with our collective support come 2019, Atiku Abubakar Waziri Adamawa will lead Nigeria to the promise land” he stated.
Our principal, Atiku Abubakar is a famous detribalized leader , a nationalist, a democrat, philanthropist, a proven technocrat , successful business man and a youths friendly leader, who served as the second elected vice-president of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007, on the platform of the PDP with President Olusegun Obasanjo.
He worked in the Nigeria customs service for twenty years, rising to become the deputy director before he then retired in April 1989 to go into politics, ran for the office of governor in the Gongola state, (now Adamawa and Taraba States) in 1991.
In 1998 he was elected Governor of Adamawa state. While still Governor elect he was selected by the peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Olusegun Obasanjo as his running mate.
Was elected and sworn in as Nigeria’s second democratically elected vice president on 29th of May 1999 after they successful won the presidential election in February 1999.
Nigerians, let’s get Nigeria working again.
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