- The former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has visited the Peoples Democratic Party headquarters
- Atiku arrived the PDP secretariat at about 12 noon on Tuesday, December 5
- He is currently in a closed door meeting with the chairman of the PDP's national caretaker committee, Ahmed Makarfi
A former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday, December 5, arrived the national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Atiku who was accompanied by a large crowd of supporters was received by the spokesperson for the PDP, Dayo Adeyeye.
The former vice president who recently dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) party to return to the PDP is expected to meet with members of the national caretaker committee led by Ahmed Makarfi at the PDP secretariat, Wadata Plaza.
Led by the crowd which consists of drummers, singers and dancers, the former vice president was seen dressed in a matching grey caftan and cap.
NAIJ.com earlier reported that the former vice president defected from the APC to the PDP recently.
Atiku has also boasted that he will defeat President Muhammadu Buhari 'easily' at the next presidential election in 2019.
Meanwhile, Samuel Tiku, a close associate of Atiku Abubakar has said it will be difficult for anybody to stop the former vice president, from defeating Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.
He pleaded with youths in the country to support the former vice president because he understands the challenges of Nigeria and has shown serious interest to curbing them.
Tiku reportedly lamented that President Muhammadu Buhari has wasted the goodwill he got from Nigerians in 2015.
“It is only natural that Atiku is given the opportunity to consolidated on the gains so far made in enthroning genuine democracy and putting the nations economy on the part of economic growth by PDP.
“We are going to mobilized both party and non party members to support Atiku in 2019,” Tiku said.
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