Funny Jokes, memes on social media over Atiku, Buhari 2019 contest

Funny Jokes, memes on social media over Atiku, Buhari 2019 contest

Other results are, Bukola Saraki, 317 votes; Jonah Jang, 19 votes; Datti Ahmed, 5 votes; David Mark, 35 votes; Tanimu Turaki, 65 votes; Sule Lamido, 96 votes; Attahiru Bafarawa, 48 votes; Ibrahim Dankwambo, 111 votes; Ahmed Makarfi, 74 votes and Rabiu Kwankwaso, 158 votes.

Recall that Mahmoud Ahmed, a brother of Mrs. Buhari alleged that the APC gubernatorial process in Adamawa State was hijacked.

All eyes are now on the dozen candidates vying to be nominated to challenge him from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the former ruling party.

"And on behalf of my colleagues, I thank our well-deserved presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar".

26,584 people made Atiku their candidate.

Obi emphasised that what the PDP delegates did in Port Harcourt was a mirror of what Nigerians wanted - free and transparent election.

"We are with you and confident that with us as a team May 29 2019 will be a day that our party will take over".

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They also pledged to support whoever emerged as the party's flagbearer.

Speaking on behalf of all the aspirants, Saraki said they all resolved to work with the former vice president to ensure that the PDP reclaimed power next year.

Abubaker defected again in May to PDP where he on Sunday clinched the ticket to tackle incumbent President Buhari in the 2019 presidential election.

Chairman of convention planning committee Ifeanyi Okowa, who is governor of the southern Delta state, said all 12 contenders were still in the running. "It's a victory for all of us".

Political analysts have already dubbed the emergence of the two formidable candidates as standard bearers of the two mega parties as battle of political Titans.

Daily Trust learnt that delegates were said to be richer with some hard currencies from presidential aspirants.

He said, "The success of our presidential primary followed our strict adherence to democratic rules and principles of transparency and fairness, which have eluded the nation since President Muhammadu Buhari administration assumed office".

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