As the PDP Presidential campaign train arrived Port Hatcourt, Rivers state on Monday, the Presidential candidate of the party in Saturday’s all important election, Atiku Abubakar and the National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus led the pack of other PDP leaders to persuade voters to use their permanent voters card, PVC, to vote out All Progressives Congress, APC flag bearer Buhari for preaching violence among us.
Addressing a large crowd of party supporters that thronged Adokiye Amesimaka sports stadium to welcome the campaign team, Atiku told them that Nigerians should do away with the tendency to create division within us and make us not to live together as brothers and sisters.
Making reference to President Buhari’s remarks at the weekend in Zamfara that the people should eat well so as to be strong for trouble, Atiku said that Nigerians should be ready to vote out leaders who preach terror among us.
He told the jubilant mammoth crowd that as the author of restructuring, a vote for him and PdP will guarantee a restructured Nigeria which he believes will ensure progress, development and friendly living among us.
Atiku also assured the people of Rivers state that his presidency will reactivate Onne Seaport and finish the East West high way.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan who also attended the rally with his wife Patience Jonathan urged the people of the state to vote Atiku and restore unity among Nigerians pointing out that APC administration has set the country backwards.
The National Chairman, Prince Secondus continued his warning against moves by the APC to rig election saying that the turn out of sea of heads in Kano at the weekend speaks loudly that even Buhari’s claimed strong hold the North West has fallen.
” we were in Daura the Presidents home town, the Governor of Sokoto state here can confirm to you that the North West is now fully articulated.
Prince Secondus whose media office issued this statement signed by Ike Abonyi, said that a vote for Atiku and the PDP means that Nigeria will have a Commander in Chief who would be in charge and who would not source out the Presidency to the cabals.
He said that Atiku is coming with equipped experience of the private and public sector and will guide Nigeria through the path of progress and harmonious living.
The Director General of the campaign and the Senate President Dr. Bukola Saraki, the Vice Presidential Candidate Peter Obi, the wife of the Presidential candidate Jamila Abubskar as well as Rivers state Governor Neysom Wike all adduced various potentials of the Presidential candidate and what he would be bringing into office if voted into office.
The high points of the rally which also featured the handing over of victory flag to the party gubernatorial flag bearer in the state Governor Wike whom he praised for his exceptional performance.
A popular international musician Davido was among the artists that thrilled the jubilant dancing crowd.
The PDP Presidential train is expected to arrive the nation’s commercial capital Lagos on Tuesday.