Atiku Abubakar Picks Peter Obi As His Running Mate

South East leaders react to Atiku’s choice of Peter Obi as running mate

Former vice president Atiku Abubakar who is the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party has picked Mr Peter Obi as his running mate for the 2019 presidential election Naija News understands.

Naija News had earlier hinted that Atiku might selected his vice-president among politicians like former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, and the incumbent Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu.

The PDP hierarchy had suggested choosing between the South-West and South-East, on the zone the position should be allotted and this obviously would have influenced Atiku’s decision to make Peter Obi as his running mate.