The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has assured Oyo State people that he will not disappoint them on the vote of confidence they passed on him on Thursday, in Ibadan.
Newsonline reports that Atiku said he has heard them loud and clear on their call that he becomes the president of the country in May 2023.
Recall that the governor of Oyo State on Thursday held his re-election campaign rally at Lekan Salami Satdium in Ibadan, the state capital. However, a drama erupted after Governor Nyesom Wike addressed the supporters. Wike while speaking to the supporters to vote for PDP senatorial candidate, House of Representatives candidate and Houses of Assembly candidates; he also told the supporters to vote for Makinde for his second term. He, however, said on the presidential candidate, Seyi Makinde will announce for the supporters who to vote.
Immediately Wike handed the microphone to Seyi Makinde t continue speaking, the supporters in unison started shouting Atiku! Atiku! It took long to douse the crowd.
Reacting to the Thursday event and support for him, Atiku, promised Oyo residents that he takes warmly the vote of confidence passed on him in Ibadan.
Atiku promised to fulfill his campaign promises if elected on 25, February 2023.
Oyo State, I heard you loud and clear yesterday. I take it warmly as a vote of confidence in me and our great party, PDP. You proved that my love for the Pace-Setter State over the years is not in vain.
My promise to you is this: we shall work closely together in the mission to Recover Nigeria