PDP says its presidential primary, lesson to INEC, APC

PDP says its presidential primary, lesson to INEC, APC

Others are former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso; former Jigawa State Governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido; Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Dankwambo and former Minister of Special Duties, Kabiru Turaki.

He also commended the role played by Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike towards ensuring a successful convention of the PDP in Port Harcourt.

Meanwhile, former President Goodluck Jonathan while speaking on the occasion expressed hope in PDP with the return of Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon.

"I congratulate His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar, Waziri Adamawa, and by the grace of God and the votes of Nigerians, the next President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria".

In her statement, she said it is disheartening that some people buy nomination forms only to find out that the tickets have been handed - automatically - to "preferred candidates".

"Our party members have spoken and have nominated you as the candidate for the forthcoming Presidential elections".




"I am moved by the outcome of the convention and I promise you, I will not fail you".

The Senate President said "Our just concluded convention was a partisan event which the country can show-case as an example that democracy has a future in Nigeria and that when we are determined we can elect our leaders without any manipulation, intimidation and violation of the law and democratic norms".

"All the doubting Thomases that thought we would all walk out after the results have been announced, we are not going anywhere but walking with Atiku to victory".

In the same way, the Nigerian Tribune learnt, the party has agreed that the South West will produce the Speaker of the House of Representatives if it assumes power next year. We all knew right from the beginning that only one person will emerge so this is not a surprise to us.

Political parties had until Sunday to select their candidates.

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