Breaking: Atiku wins PDP Presidential Ticket



Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has won the presidential primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Atiku Abubakar polled 1532 votes to get the ticket, defeating his closest rival the Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, who polled 693 votes at the party’s National Convention held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Chairman of PDP Convention Committee, disclosed this on Sunday at the Adokiye Amaesiamaka Sports Complex, Igwurita-Ali, Port Harcourt, Rivers State while announcing the results of the 2018 special national convention of the party.

See details below:

Void votes – 69

Senator Jonah Jang – 19

Dr. Datti Baba-Ahmed – 5

Senator David Mark – 35

Alhaji Tanimu Turaki – 65

Alhaji Sule Lamido – 96

Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa – 48

Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo – 111

Senator Ahmed Makarfi – 74

Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso – 158

Total number of votes – 3153


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