The leading opposition party, the People Democratic Party PDP has begun a mass hunt for a credible person who will run for run as the party candidate in 2023 Presidential election.
According to the Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Walid Jibrin, the party is hunting for the most qualified person to run as it’s candidate in the 2023 Presidential election.
The BoT Chairman while addressing the newsmen disclosed that the party will open for any credible person even Atiku Abubakar, the party’s former Candidate of the Party in the last general election, can contest if he desires to do so.
He further stated that, “After all, Atiku couldn’t have been adjudged to have failed in the last presidential elections. ”
“Atiku is a Nigerian. Has he really failed in that (2019) election?
“The case went from the tribunal to the appeal court and up to the Supreme Court.
“If Atiku wants, he has the right to do so and other people have the right to do so.
“Do you think it’s only Atiku that wants to contest?” he asked.
“On the presidential candidate, the National Working Committee, in consultation with all relevant organs, will reveal the plan about our presidential candidate.