Former Governor of Sokoto State Attahiru Bafarawa has congratulated former Vice President Atiku Abubakar for winning the Presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
In a statement signed by the Director General, Bafarawa Campaign Organisation (BCO), Senator Paul Wampana, the former governor pledged to work with Atiku for PDP’s victory in the 2019 election.
Bafarawa said: “As a democrat, who participated in the recent PDP primaries, I believed in the unity of our great party, than personal interest. I am also calling on other aspirants to emulate same.
“During my tour across the 36 states of the federation including the FCT, Abuja to meet with delegates, I pledged to work with any candidate who becomes the flag bearer of the PDP to defeat APC. And my position on this remains the same.
“We are lagging behind as a country and I remain committed to ensuring that PDP returns back to Aso Rock in 2019 and bring our great country back on track amongst the comity of nation.”