As the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 elections, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku stormed the South -West Zone to launch his Presidential Campaign, a former National Secretary of the Party and member of the Party’s Presidential Campaign Council, Professor Wale Oladipo on Thursday assured that the Party’s flag bearer will receive massive votes in the Zone.
In his Press statement to usher in Atiku to the Zone, Oladipo said that Atiku was a tested and trusted Presidential material who had been the Vice President to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, a prominent figure from the zone for a period of eight years.
Prof Oladipo stated that the wealth of experience gathered during the period coupled with Waziri’s private sector experience would be an advantage in running an all inclusive, liberal and God fearing Government after winning the 2019 election.”
Prof Oladipo however urged the leaders and members of the National Working Committee, NWC, to immediately ensure total reconciliation of aggrieved parties in the entire zone to ensure total victory for the Party at the forthcoming general elections in the Zone.
He stated that one could not pretend that all is well in the entire zone as of today going by the happenings in some state chapters of the Party in the Zone.
“I commend the good work of members of the National Working Committee, NWC of our Party in their efforts to make the Party regain it’s lost glory and I will also want the body, the Board of Trustees, BOT and other prominent leaders of the party to ensure a total reconciliation in the Zone and others in general in order for it to make a successful outing in all the 2019 general elections”.
“This has become necessary so that we can go into the 2019 election battle as a united front. Once this is done, victory is assured. We need total reconciliation and it should be now” The retired don turned politician concluded.