Guest Join UsHey Guest,
Welcome, Join our awesome community where you can discuss on various topics :-
Some point about your community
Some point about your community
Some point about your community
Some point about your community
Some point about your community
Some point about your community
Some point about your community
Much More.. or Create an Account

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Atiku: I And Saraki Made Mistake Voting APC In 2015
Quote:Atiku Abubakar, the 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said he made a mistake by voting for the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the 2015 general election.

Mr Abubakar stated this on Monday at the presidential rally of the PDP in Kogi State.

The former vice president popularly known as Atiku said he did not made the mistake alone as Bukola Saraki, Senate President also committed same blunder.

Messrs Atiku and Saraki were former members of the ruling party. They had defected to the APC prior to the 2015 general election.

While in APC, Atiku contested for the 2015 presidential ticket but lost to Muhammadu Buhari, who is now seeking a second term in office. The former vice president is the major challenger of the president in the February 16 presidential election.

“I have always advocated for the restructuring of this country,” Atiku said.

“If there is one state that is going to be a beacon of progress, a beacon of hope after restructuring, it’s Kogi State. Because Kogi State has what it takes to be one of the most promising states in this country, therefore don’t be deceived by APC.

“You have seen them, you have voted for them, what have they done in this four years? What have they done here in Kogi State?

“They can’t even pay salaries, they can’t pay pensions, schools are not working, this is a failed government and we have the opportunity to correct the mistakes we have made.

“He (Saraki) made the mistake, I made the mistake, today we have retraced our steps and we are determined to correct the mistakes that has been made,” he said.

The former vice president also criticised the detention of Senator Dino Melaye who is said to have allegedly committed homicide in July.

“Kogi state has one of the most prominent young politician in the country. Today he is under detention and unlawful detention for that matter,” the PDP flag-bearer said while calling on the APC-led government to free the lawmaker.

Atiku called on the people to ensure they elect candidates of the PDP in the coming elections.

On his part, Mr Saraki, while addressing the mammoth crowd that graced the rally, celebrated Mr Melaye on his 45th birthday while the lawmaker was been detained by the police.


[Image: 8453892_image671_jpeg3e813fba5725856da420406ef0ca004a]
[Image: 8453893_atikuwithsaraki1_jpeg0753060b83a...388e22e98c]


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Atiku demands N500m and written apology from President Buhari’s aide, Lauretta Onochi Edoman 3 53 7 hours ago
Last Post: Edoman
  Federal High Court declares the defection of Saraki, Dogara, 51 others in the Nationa Edoman 1 16 05-17-2019, 10:07 PM
Last Post: Edoman
  Atiku: Buhari Planning To Jail Me In Phantom Coup Plot Edoman 0 11 05-16-2019, 10:05 AM
Last Post: Edoman
  Court Stops EFCC, Police, DSS, CCT From Probing Saraki Edoman 0 12 05-15-2019, 04:12 PM
Last Post: Edoman
  FG Using EFCC To Intimidate Opposition Leaders, Starting With Saraki -Onuesoke Edoman 0 12 05-13-2019, 01:17 PM
Last Post: Edoman
  APC crisis: Atiku speaks on Okorocha ‘dumping’ ruling party Edoman 0 17 05-10-2019, 12:12 PM
Last Post: Edoman
  SANUSI: “Every Single Man who Betrays Goodluck In 2015 are Paying the Price Now” – Fa Edoman 0 15 05-09-2019, 01:30 PM
Last Post: Edoman
  Saraki explodes over probe of spendings from 2003, reveals those using EFCC Edoman 1 19 05-08-2019, 09:10 PM
Last Post: Edoman

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)


About contripeople

Contripeople forum description.

              Quick Links

              User Links