Atiku picks Okowa as running mate



Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday announced Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, as his running mate.

He told members of the party’s Board of Trustees at the PDP’s headquarters in Abuja that he was proud to pick someone who could succeed him.

said he wished all those recommended person to work with him were qualified but he settled for someone who has the potential to succeed me.”

“I am delighted to announce Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as my Vice Presidential candidate. I’m pleased to announce the one that will be by my side. I look forward to travelling our great country together, engaging with all Nigerians and building a shared future of peace, unity, and prosperity for all. As One We Can Get It Done,” he added.


the nation newspaper