Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar seems to have overtaken Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State in the race for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The opposition party’s presidential primaries is currently holding in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital.
Atiku’s agent, Deuben Oniyan, is believed to have received more ballot papers in the ongoing sorting of votes than Tambuwal.
Tambuwal was initially in the lead until the turn of events.
Concise News reports that 3,274 accredited delegates participated in the presidential primary with one hundred and six delegates from Abia State leading the voting, followed by Adamawa State delegates.