A presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso has apologised to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan for describing his administration as the worst in the history of Nigeria.

The lawmaker apologised while speaking at the ongoing PDP National Convention holding in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital.

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Kwankwaso said: “I believe today is the right day to apologize to our former administration; the administration we thought was the worst government.

“Today, we know better our ex-President Goodluck Jonathan.”

There are 13 aspirants contesting for the sole ticket of the PDP.

Among the aspirants hoping to grasp the party’s single ticket are former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar; Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki; the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal; former Governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso; A two-time Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, and a former Minister of Education and two-time Governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau.

Others are two-time Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi: Attahiru Bafarawa, a former governor of Sokoto state; the Governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwambo; a former Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki; A former member of the House of Representatives, Datti Baba-Ahmed; the immediate past President of the Senate, David Mark; and a former Governor of Plateau State, Jonah David Jang.