Learn From Jonathan, Ex-VP, Atiku Tells APC
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged the All Progressives Congress, APC to concede defeat in the coming governorship election in Ekiti State.
Atiku who visited the state to see the level of preparedness of the state PDP said, “With what I have seen in Ekiti, I know PDP will win the election and I hope that the APC will concede defeat.”
He called on APC leadership at the national and state level to emulate former President Goodluck Jonathan who conceded defeat in the 2015 presidential election won by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Atiku was accompanied by the former Kano State Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, the Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, former Senate President, Senator David Mark and the former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel.
The former vice president whom himself is aspiring on the platform of the PDP for the presidential seat noted that Nigerians were tired of the present government and would definitely vote it out in 2019.
Atiku explained that the only thing he would want from the APC is to concede defeat when the time comes as Jonathan did more than three years ago.
Recalled that the former Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi had also declared his ambition to contest for the presidency on the platform of PDP.