The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Occasion, Atiku Abubakar, has described the latest press assertion of the APC Presidential Marketing campaign Council on the battle inside the PDP, as “disingenuous” and a “laughable work of an intruder.”
Recall that the Director, Media, and Publicity of the APC Marketing campaign Council, Bayo Onanuga, had earlier on Friday, mentioned that the 2023 presidential bid of Atiku had hit the rocks, primarily based on the latest Financial Intelligence Unit report which acknowledged that the APC Presidential Candidate, Bola Tinubu, would win on the polls.
Onanuga additionally harassed that the inner wranglings between the Wike’s camp of the celebration and loyalist of Atiku, and the ethnic imbalance within the celebration hierarchy, had introduced a lack of confidence amongst celebration members. He additionally mentioned that Atiku’s incapability to unify the celebration confirmed that he could be unable to do the identical with the nation.
In a rebuttal, the Media Adviser to Atiku, Paul Ibe, mentioned that the APC ought to concentrate on the “burden of credibility that continues to canine their marketing campaign,” as an alternative of interfering within the minor points within the PDP.
He additionally mentioned that the “dialog” inside the PDP confirmed that the celebration was a platform the place democracy thrives, not like within the APC, the place there’s a “graveyard peace.”
The assertion learn partly, “We will be form sufficient to remind the APC that when, within the subsequent few days, campaigns start in earnest, Nigerians would require solutions to some weighty character questions on their candidate and reasonably than expend valuable time on what is rarely their enterprise, ought to use the remaining few days judiciously.
“Secondly, no matter is occurring within the PDP is a dialog amongst leaders of the celebration and that, in itself, is a mirrored image of the PDP as a dwelling and fascinating political celebration. The dialog within the PDP is all about consensus constructing, which in itself is a serious ingredient for peace and unity.
“The identical, after all, can’t be mentioned of the APC the place what exists is at greatest graveyard peace. It’s on report that within the seven years and extra that the APC has been in energy and with the attendant hardship that the celebration has foisted on the atypical folks of Nigeria, the candidate of the APC, former governor Bola Tinubu had not for one single time, stood on the aspect of the folks.
“And, that’s so for the apparent purpose that the presidential candidate of the APC considers his poorly conceived presidential ambition extra necessary than the adversity that his celebration has unleashed on a overwhelming majority of Nigerians. We want to remind the APC that its presidential candidate has to personal the failures of the celebration within the final seven plus years. He must also know that Nigerians will reward their failure with nothing lower than a convincing loss within the election.
“Atiku is a democrat to the core and that’s evident in the best way that he continues to hold on with the duty of guaranteeing that the PDP rescues Nigeria from the stranglehold of the APC within the subsequent 12 months’s common election.”