Atiku Abubakar, who emerged as PDP’s presidential candidate to face Buhari In the 2019 common elections, has been congratulated by his opponents.
The Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwambo each took to social media to congratulate Atiku on his victory.
I congratulate our Presidential Candidate, Your Excellency, Alhaji @Atiku Abubakar, for your victory. You’ve gotten stayed on track over the years and actually, you deserve this victory. #PDPPresidentialPrimaries
We at all times knew from Day 1 that just one candidate would emerge. On behalf of all the aspirants, I need to guarantee Alhaji @Atiku Abubakar that we’ll work with you to make sure that come 2019, you emerge as Nigeria’s subsequent President. #PDPPresidentialPrimaries
The Governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwambo, additionally wrote:
Congratulations to Former Vice President of Nigeria, His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on his emergence as the flag bearer of our nice occasion, the Folks’s Democratic Occasion. We’re united beneath one Umbrella and we’ll work assiduously for our occasion’s victory in 2019.