2023: I’ll actualize oil discovery in Bauchi, Gombe if elected – Atiku
Presidential Candidate of People’s Democratic Party, PDP Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has promised to ensure smooth exploration of crude oil resources discovered in Bauchi and Gombe states if elected as the next of Nigeria.
Atiku also promised to inject the required amount of money for the empowerment of youth and women with a view to tackling poverty and youth restiveness and other vices the country.
He made the pledge in Bauchi while addressing a mammoth crowd of supporters during the PDP Presidential Campaign Rally at Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium Bauchi on Tuesday.
The former Vice President explained that transporting the discovered petroleum resources from the states would not be a problem as he has a plan to revive the rail lines that connected the Northeast Subregion with other parts of the country.
He appreciated the warm reception accorded him by the people of Bauchi State and the peaceful conduct of the campaign rally.
Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, has expressed gratitude at the multitides of supporters that came out for the party’s rally in Bauchi on Tuesday.
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Atiku said the massive show of support for the PDP is an indication that Nigerians are fed up with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC)
“We have gone round the country to campaign for our party but we have not seen this kind of crowd in all our outings except in Bauchi,” he stated at the PDP campaign flag off held at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium.
Speaking, Governor Bala Mohammed stated that Bauchi was PDP controlled State expressed hope that all the party’s candidates would emerge victorious in the forthcoming General Elections.
Mohammed said that Bauchi State is 100 percent for Atiku saying over the PDP in.the state has received over 10,000 supporters that decamped from the APC, NNPP, LP and other political parties.
“Atiku is our father and we will elect him unconditionally,” Governor Mohammed said.
Earlier the PDP National Chairman Senator Iyorchia Ayu said the party’s Presidential Candidate has all the required experience for the position Nigerian president adding that if voted into power, PDP would correct the ills of previous administrations
The event had in attendance the PDP Vice Presidential Candidate Governor Ifenyi Okowa, Governors of Bauchi Senator Bala Mohammed, Adamawa Ahmadu Fintiri, Akwa Ibom UDom Emanuel, former Governors, senators among others.