By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential aspirant and former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku on Tuesday asked Nigerians to reject the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government with their votes in 2019.
Alhaji Atiku who stated this in Ibadan while addressing Oyo PDP delegates, stakeholders and members at the party’s state Secretariat in Ibadan declared that President Muhammadu Buhari and his ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have done nothing since the party came to power in 2015 except noise making.
“Buhari and the APC have done nothing except noise making. Buhari is just making noise. The APC is making noise. They promised change but they have failed. They promised change in 2015 but they have changed the country for the worse.”
The PDP Presidential aspirant emphasized that there is the need for all PDP members to put their differences aside and forge ahead for the unity of the party.saying
members of the party to work for the interest of the party at all times for them to reclaim the state and the Federal government.
Lamenting that he was surprised to see that President Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC), that promised change have changed Nigeria to worse, he said the time has come for Nigerians to reject APC with their votes.
Emphasizing his determination to win back Oyo, Ogun, Osun and other South west states into the PDP, Alhaji Atiku said Oyo state as the political headquarters of the South West region which should not be toyed with.
“The people of Oyo state, Oyo is the political headquarters of South West. So, let us work together. Let us work for the unity of the party, by the grace of God, we will have PDP in government in 2019 in Oyo state and Nigeria. You will have PDP as your governor in 2019”
Alhaji Abubakar was welcomed to the Oyo PDP state secretariat Atiku, Engineer Seyi Makinde, Senator Ayo Adeseun, former Deputy governor, Alhaji Azeem Gbolarumi and Dr. Saka Balogun