The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday congratulated Bola Tinubu, following his emergence as the presidential flagbearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Newsbreak reports that Atiku in tweet via his official handle, said Tinubu is a tenacious politician.
The former Lagos State Governor emerged as the APC’s Presidential candidate with 1,271 votes at the party’s ongoing special convention at the Eagle Square, Abuja on Wednesday.
Runner-up, former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi scored 316 votes and second runner-up, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo scored received votes.
Senate President, Ahmed Lawan scored 152 votes, Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello scored 47 votes, and Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade scored 37 votes.
“Congratulations, @officialABAT, on your emergence as your party’s presidential candidate. It has been a hard-fought contest, but that you prevailed confirms your tenacity,” Atiku wrote.