2023: Atiku Reveals His Running Mate
In the quest of meeting the tomorrow deadline set by INEC, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, will present his running mate pick to the public this afternoon in Abuja.
The selected candidate is the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, Okowa was as of Thursday morning the final choice of Atiku.
“Barring any last-minute change of plans, Mr Okowa would be the nominee to be unveiled this morning,” a reliable campaign insider familiar with the matter said
Meanwhile, Paul Ibe, a spokesperson for the Atiku Media Office, declined comment on the identity of the vice-presidential nominee, saying Nigerians should wait for the official announcement.
Governor Okowa is already at the PDP secretariat for the screening.
Kwankwaso Picks Edo Pastor as Running Mate
The Presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People Party, Sen Kwankwaso has piked Pastor Bishop Isaac Idahosa from Edo State as his running mate.This was made known through the social media handles of the party today.It will be recalled that Kwankwaso and Peter Obi collision process failed due to the unwillingness to step down for each other.
Why I picked a Muslim as my running mate - Tinubu
APC Presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, has given reasons why he picked a Muslim, Kashim Shettima, as his running mate.He announced Shettima as his running mate after paying a visit to President Buhari in Daura today, July 10.Speaking to newsmen on why he picked the former governor of Borno as his vice presidential candidate, Tinubu said;“Senator Kasim Shettima’s career in politics and beyond shows that he is eminently qualified not only to deliver that all importa...
Outcry as Tinubu Announced Muslim Running Mate
There have been a lot of criticism from different angles after the presidential candidate of the running APC; Ahmed Tinubu today confirmed that former Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima will be his running mate for the next year general election. It will be recalled that many people have been protesting against the fielding of a Muslim-Muslim ticket due to the religious tense in the country, but the former Lagos State Governor abandoned those criticism.Among the...
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