The, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar expressed his gratitude for being voted as the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate (PDP).
Atiku, in a message on his official Facebook page shortly after the results were revealed, said “The fight to restore and unite our wonderful country continues today. I am honored to be the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate “..
“I’m looking forward to speaking with Nigerians all around the country and spreading the message of optimism and togetherness as we work together to build a better future for all Nigerians.
Atiku emerged as winner with a total of 371 votes, defeating other frontline aspirants – Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and a former Senate President, Bukola Saraki who polled 237 and 70 votes respectively.