Report has it that Makarfi has joined presidential race.  The former Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has joined the race to contest for president comes 2019. He said he will defeat Buhari in a free and free election.

Makarfi is the former governor of Kaduna state and two term Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Makarfi joins presidential race

He made his intention known in a press briefing in Kaduna on Sunday that, “after wide consultations with party men and women as well as other major stakeholders,” he had decided to seek the party’s nomination to contest the poll.

Makarfi will contest under the umbrella of PDP if he wins the party primary. He is reported to have picked the PDP nomination form ahead of the 2019 presidential election

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