ATIKU ABUBAKAR’s APPEAL
The presidential candidate ‘Atiku Abubakar’ of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on his appeal speech to the masses and eligible voters, he made his intention known in a press conference and relayed on his tweeter handler. Atiku Abubakar’s appeal came prior to today’s public holiday, which was declared by the federal government.
Speaking of today’s public holiday which was declared by the federal ahead of the presidential and national assembly’s elections earlier rescheduled to hold on the 23 February 2019. The announcement was made by the minister of interior Lt. General Bello Dambazau (retired). According to its declaration, the holiday will exclude Bankers and those offering essential services across the country. The purpose of its declaration is to enable eligible voters to return to their polling units due to elections delay.
The incumbent government and the opposition leader ‘Atiku Abubakar’ had earlier blamed the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) of elections delay. However, ‘Atiku Abubakar’s appeal came on his address over elections.
Speaking of ‘Atiku Abubakar’s appeal via his tweeter handler, he said, “My dear citizens of Nigeria as you know, this Saturday we have our presidential and national assembly’s elections, the reason we have this election is to have our voices heard on how we have been governed for the last four (4) years and who will govern us for the next four years. On March 28, 2015, we the people of Nigeria went to our polling units armed only with our PVC’s, a year we were able to remove an incumbent government from office, that made me very proud to be a Nigerian and very proud to be a democrat. This Saturday we will have the opportunity to do so again. My message to you is simple, please come out and vote, this election is about your future and the future of our great nation. On the election day everyone is equal, if you do not vote, in the next four years will be accepting that it will be like the last.
The power to get Nigeria working again is your permanent voter’s card, and I will be voting with mine on Saturday, and I call on you to please join me, irrespective of whom you want to vote for. God bless you, God bless the Federal Republic of Nigeria”.
He has come out ahead of time, speaking of Atiku Abubakar’s appeal to Nigerians.
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