The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has reportedly picked Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as his running mate, Premium times reports.
According to reports from the newspaper, Atiku will make a public announcement of his running mate in the noon-hours of June 16th, 2022.
Information from insiders say that Atiku wwill make the announcement around 12pm, after the announcement had been made the nominee will then be screened by a commitee already set up for that purpose.
However, the governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa is reportedly the final choice of running mate, a spokesperson for the AtiAtiku Media Office, Paul One had urged the whole Nation to wait for a public announcement before making final conclusions.
“What I can say is that the candidate (Atiku) is anxious to conclude this process of picking a running mate so we can move to the next stage of kicking out the APC from power.
“His choice will definitely gladden the hearts of all well-meaning Nigerians.”