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2023: Atiku Calls On Northerners To Reject Yoruba And Igbo Presidential Candidate



2023: Atiku Calls On Northerners To Reject Yoruba And Igbo Presidential Candidates

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has said those from the North don’t need candidates from the South during the 2023 elections.

Atiku stated this while responding to a question posed to him by the spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, during an Interactive Session With Arewa Joint Committee held on Saturday in Kaduna State.

According to him, Northerners need to vote for him rather than a Yoruba or Igbo candidate because he’s a Pan-Nigerian with a northern extraction.

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When Baba-Ahmed asked Atiku why Northerners should vote for him, the PDP presidential candidate replied, “What the average Northerner needs is somebody who’s from the north and also understands that part of the country and has been able to build bridges across the country.

“This is what the Northerner needs, it doesn’t need a Yoruba or Igbo candidate, I stand before you as a Pan-Nigerian of northern origin.”


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  1. Engr Emoghene Ovie.

    October 15, 2022 at 9:53 pm

    It’s a pity and such a shame I taught PDP said through Senator Dina that Atiku has the capacity to unite the country, obviously this is how he is going to do it.
    God help Nigeria Obidient all the way.

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