Former President Olusegun Obasanjo can endorse two top politicians as the people that will be representing the interest of the party in the upcoming general election. The opposition party needs to unseat the government of the All Progressive Congress (APC) this time around, and every member of the party should contribute to the incoming presidential election in one way or the other.
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State mentioned names of politicians who have declared interest to contest for President in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Image credit: PM Parrot It will be nice to list the names again. According to a report by Sahara Reporters, Makinde mentioned three persons that have indicated interest to contest for President in PDP.
There are Politicians in the country these include lawmakers, serving governors, a former vice president and others, most of these Politicians have broke their vows on defection. Over the years we've seen politicians doing what they said they would never do and also making empty promises that they would never fulfill.
Amidst uncertainty over the zone of the Peoples Democratic Party 2023 presidential ticket, some governors elected on the platform of the party, former Vice-president Atiku Abubakar, former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal ( Sokoto State Governor) and Bala Mohammed ( Bauchi State Governor) are all politicians who are interested in the 2023 PDP presidential ticket.
Oyo State governor, Mr. Seyi Makinde, revealed that some northern politicians have started preparation for 2023 by showing interest in the PDP ticket. He mentioned names like Atiku Abubakar, who led the party in 2019, Bala Mohammed, Bauchi State governor and Aminu Tambuwal. But there are two reasons the northern elite may not get the PDP ticket.
All political parties in the country are competing to win over the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The biggest opposition party, PDP is one of the major threat to APC because of the previous leadership in the country. Most of the candidates aspiring to win the presidential race have not come out openly to declare their interest in the election but different strategies are put in place to defeat the ruling party.
Come 2023, it appears from all indication that the All Progressive Congress (APC) will field a Southerner, while the People's Democratic Party (PDP) will present Nigerians with a Northern candidate. This is as, according to Governor Seyi Makinde, Former Vice-president Atiku Abubakar and Governors Tambuwal and Bala Mohammed have indicated interest in the PDP.
Mr. Seyi Makinde made a revelation about the struggle for the single ticket of the PDP for the 2023 general elections. He mentioned Atiku Abubakar, Bala Mohammed and Aminu Tambuwal as politicians who have shown interest in the race. Meanwhile, two southern can be combined with Atiku Abubakar.
Image: Atiku and Peter Obi There were indications that the PDP would zone its 2023 presidential ticket to the south, however, if the words of former acting National Chairman of the PDP Kawu Baraje are anything to go by, then we can rest assured that the party's ticket will be open for contest.
After the position of National Chairman of the People's Democratic Party was zoned to the North, former Senate President, Doctor Iyorchia Ayu, emerged as the favourite to win following the withdrawal of David Mark. While we will have to wait till the conclusion of the party's convention to ascertain Ayu's status, he has already spoken about what his course of action would be should a fellow northerner clinch the presidential ticket.
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has revealed the three top members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who want to contest for President. Image credit: NairaMetrics The Oyo Governor named Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as the people that want to contest for President under the PDP.
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My father was jailed for not sending me to school – Atiku Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has recalled how his father was jailed for failing to send him to school. Atiku, who said his father later embraced the idea of education, noted that despite his humble background he enjoyed quality education free of charge.
2023 presidency: Atiku identifies kind of leader Nigeria needs Former presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has highlighted the kind of leadership Nigeria needs ahead of 2023 elections. Atiku said Nigeria needs a leadership that can bring about unity to the entire country.
It's almost 17 months to the 2023 presidential elections and a number of Nigerian politicians are being touted as messiahs that would take the country to the promised land after the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari. With the tenure of the Buhari administration winding down, another set of politicians is being positioned as the country’s saviours come 2023.
Former Nigerian vice president, Atiku Abubakar has revealed how his father was sent to jail for failing to send him to school. The PDP chieftain disclosed this on Friday while delivering a speech at the Baze University graduation ceremony in Abuja. The PDP chieftain however, revealed that his father later embraced the idea of education.
It appears the speculations that the PDP may throw open its presidential ticket to all regions of the country may actually be adopted after Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde revealed that former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal have indicated interest in contesting for the 2023 presidential ticket of the party.
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has revealed three prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the north who are interested in taking over from President Muhammadu Buhari. After the zoning of the PDP's national chairmanship seat to the north, many analysts had expected that the opposition party will zone its presidential ticket to the north.
3 Northern Leaders Gov Seyi Makinde Claimed Have Indicated In Running For Presidency In 2023(Photos)
Oyo State Governor and People's Democratic Party Chieftain, Engineer Seyi Makinde has stated that about three Northern leaders have indicated interest in the 2023 presidential election. The only PDP Governor in the South West region of Nigeria revealed this during a live programme on Channels Television. Three (3) northern leaders Seyi Makinde claimed have shown interest in succeeding President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 under the platform of the People's Democratic Party :
Atiku Abubakar, the former Vice-President, told how his father was imprisoned when he was a child for neglecting to send him to school. Atiku claimed that his father later came around to the idea of education and that, despite his lowly beginnings, he received a free education.
picture.credit.collagen.com Playing a second class citizen is not good for Igbos in Nigeria's politics. Even though the Igbos could prefer to be voted into power as the president of Nigeria, but because of the unfavorable condition of the Nigeria political environment, they don't have a choice but to follow with what is available for now, since if you can't beat them, you join them theory in Nigeria politics.