Friday October 07, 2022 4:17 AM

Again, Atiku and Wike meet to discuss on presidential running mate

Governor of Rivers, Nyesom Wike, again,met with ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar and 2023 hopeful on Wednesday.

It will be recalled that  defeated Wike and others to get clinch the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ticket last Saturday.

It will also be recalled that on  Monday, the Wazirin Adamawa visited his opponents in Abuja and urged them to support him.

The Wednesday meeting between the duo is the second in 48 hours, suggesting that the chieftains were mending fences.

Atiku spoke  about the parley in a terse statement syndicated on his social media pages.

“It was a pleasure to receive His Excellency Nyesom Wike in the company of notable leaders and officials of our great party, the PDP, at my residence today,” he wrote.

The Adamawa born politician said he was proud of the promises the spirit of camaraderie “holds for our party as a united front that guarantees victory in the next election to rescue the country”.

Earlier, Wike  said he stood on his vow to support whoever emerges as the PDP presidential standard bearer.

“I am not going to go back on my word. We cannot abandon the @OfficialPDPNig, we will be fully supporting H.E @atiku”, he assured

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