The governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal has congratulated Atiku Abubakar on his emergence as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections.
In a letter addressed to Atiku and dated October 8, Tambuwal wrote:
“On behalf of myself, my family, and millions of my supporters from across the length and breadth of the country, I heartily rejoice with and congratulate you on your emergence as the flag bearer of our great political party, the PDP.
“Your emergence through a transparent process is a testament to the fact that the PDP is now a reformed party and has sent a strong signal about our resolve to bring about the desired national transformation needed to turn around the fortunes of our beloved nation Nigeria”.
He also promised to work with Atiku to ensure he emerges a victor in the upcoming 2019 general elections and urged other members of the party to do their utmost in order to ensure the party’s victory.