Posted by News Express | 11 October 2018 | 1,255 times
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has officially endorsed former vice President Atiku Abubakar to run for the Presidency of Nigeria come 2019.
Obasanjo disclosed this while briefing newsmen after a meeting with Atiku, leaders of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) and others key stakeholders in his country home in Abeokuta.
Obasanjo said that he was giving his blessings to Atiku because he (Atiku) had ‘re-discovered and re-positioned himself’and as such had earned his (Obasanjo’s) forgiveness.
He said that Atiku had re positioned himself enough to now enjoy his support in the next election, adding that Atiku is the “the next President of Nigeria”. (NAN)
•Ex- President Obasanjo (Middle-left) in handshake with PDP Presidential Candidate Atiku Abubakar (Middle-Right), flanked by (Left) – Bishop Matthew Kukar and (Right) Sheikh Gumi
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