Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House Of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and many others have congratulated former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar on winning the PDP presidential ticket at the PDP National Convention in Port Harcourt today.
In a statement posted by Saraki online, bthe Senate President wrote “Today great day for our party, PDP, because it has shown what men and women of our party can do”.
“Today has shown that the interest of our party is more important than our individual interests.”
“I want to thank Governor Okowa for planning and organizing this transparent, free and fair Presidential Primary and Convention.”
“I congratulate our Presidential Candidate, Your Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, for your victory.”
“You have stayed on course over the years and truly, you deserve this victory.”
“We always knew from Day 1 that only one candidate would emerge. On behalf of all the aspirants, I want to assure His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, that we will work with you to ensure that come 2019, you emerge as Nigeria’s next President.”