Breaking: 2023: Atiku Abubakar clinches PDP presidential ticket, floors Wike, Saraki, others


.Atiku Abubakar

A former Vice-president, Atiku Abubakar has won the the presidential ticket of the People’s Democratic Party during the party’s primary conducted on Saturday inside Velodrome at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abuja.

He polled 371 votes.

Atiku who equally was the candidate of the party in the 2019 presidential election beat others contestants which include Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike who polled 237 votes, a former Senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki who scored 70 votes, Akwa Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel-38 votes,  Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed-20 votes and Pius Ayim-14 votes.

Others are Ovation Publisher, Chief Dele Momodu, ex-Ekiti governor, Ayodele Fayose among others.

Twelve void votes were recorded.






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