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2019: Presidency reacts to Atiku’s victory, says APC’s job now made easier

e Presidency on Sunday reacted to the emergence of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate ahead of the 2019 elections.
DAILY NIGERIAN reports that Mr Abubakar won the party’s presidential ticket by scoring 1532 votes, beating Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State who scored 693 votes.
Mr Abubakar beat 10 other contestants in the PDP’s keenly contested presidential primaries during the party’s national convention which held from Saturday to Sunday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
However, in a swift reaction, Buhari’s Aide on New Media, Lauretta Onochie, while congratulating Mr Abubakar, said his emergence has made APC’s job easy.
“Congratulations Alh. Atiku Abubakar. You have outspent the rest. We have a new toy. But believe it, it’s only a dream. Our job made easy.”

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