Former President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated former vice president Atiku Abubakar who won Saturday’s Presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held in Rivers State.
Jonathan said, “I congratulate His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar, Waziri Adamawa, and by the grace of God and the votes of Nigerians, the next President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I believe you are the best candidate. I am convinced that you are the man to take Nigeria from being the world’s headquarters for extreme poverty to being the global hub for prosperity and happiness. Congratulations. GEJ.”
Atiku polled 1,532 votes to defeat other aspirants such as Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, among others.
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