Atiku is PDP presidential candidate

Atiku is PDP presidential candidate

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has emerged the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

He emerged the winner of the election conducted to that effect at the national convention of the party in Port Harcourt, Rivers.

Atiku defeated other contestants to clinch the ticket, polling 1,532 votes.

The result which was announced by the chairman of the election panel, Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, is as shown below:

Senator Jonah Jang – 19

Dr. Datti Ahmed – 5

Dr. Tanimu Turaki – 65

Senator David Mark – 35

Dr Sule Lamido – 96

Dr. Attahiru Bafarawa – 48

Senator Ahmed Makarfi – 74

Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso 158

Senator Bukolo Saraki 317

Governor Tambuwal – 693.

Vice President Atiku Abubakar – 1532