Ex- Vice President of Nigeria Alhaji Atiku Abubakar the PDP presidential candidate together with his Vice Dr. Peter Obi, the PDP national Chairman Uche Secondus and other PDP officials were cynosure of all eyes as they arrived Umuahia the capital city of Abia state with pomp and ceremony even as they were received by the Executive Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu and his Deputy Rt.Hon.Sir Ude Okochukwu.
TNIN reports from Umuahia that they were joyfully received by hundreds of thousands of jubilant Abians at the Umuahia township stadium.
The stadium was filled with people from all walks of life, the rich, the poor, the old and the young, they were all eager to hear what the PDP presidential candidate have come to tell Abians.
The PDP national Chairman Uche Secondus stated clearly that PDP is in action and they are ready to get Nigeria working Again and everyone should try as much as possible to vote for PDP all through without missing any, from the presidential candidate down to the gubernatorial candidate, and at the end of his speech, he handed over the PDP flag to the PDP gubernatorial candidate Dr. Victor Okezie Ikpeazu and he urged Abians to come out in mass and vote for PDP.
The wife of the presidential candidate Dr. Barr. Atiku Jennifer urged everyone to go get their PVCs so as to enable them vote for PDP.
The Vice presidential candidate Dr. Peter Obi in his words told Abians that they will make they create an enabling environment so as get Nigeria working again, he also told Abians that PDP will make sure that there wont be hunger and unemployment , He told them that there will be business hub in other to make sure that the business enterprise is in a good condition, he concluded by telling Abians to try and vote PDP so that they can get Nigeria working again.
Finally, the presidential candidate spoke to Abians, Atiku Abubakar stated firmly that they are going to set up a good business standard for small and medium scale business, he also promised to reduce the rate of unemployment .
Atiku told Abians to make sure they dont leave the polling boots until their votes are counted and confirmed, he said, they should be at alert in other to know what is going on in their polling boots, so that their votes wont be tampered with or the election rigged. He concluded by saying that BUHARI MUST GO come 16th February and he also thanked Abians for coming out to welcome him.
Indeed, Abia State is ATIKULATED among those who came were Sen. Dino Melaye, Sen. T.A Orji, Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe, Rt. Hon Ndukwe Cosmos and so many other PDP officials.
In conclusion, Abia State was shut down for Atiku/Obi, with different campaign organizations and individuals, people were happy and also the weather was bright, everything went accordingly.
CliffGrace Obilor; reporting from Umuahia.