Atiku Picks Peter Obi As Running Mate For 2019 Elections

Atiku Abubakar, a  presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 elections, has picked Peter Obi as his running mate.

Although the opposition party has not confirmed the choice of Obi for this position, reports, however, suggests the former Anambra state governor man has been selected for the second highest political position in the land.

Africa News 24 reports that the development is coming after former President Olusegun Obasanjo had on Thursday on endorsed the presidential candidate of PDP for the 2019 elections.

Abubakar, who was Nigeria’s vice president during Obasanjo’s presidency from 1999 to 2007, is the main candidate challenging President Muhammadu Buhari for Nigeria’s highest office next year.