PDP Presidential candidate for the 2019 elections in Nigeria Atiku Abubakar has chosen Peter Obi as his right hand man for the upcoming elections.
Although official announcement is yet to be made, key persons in the know have expressed their delight at the decision.
Senator Ben Murray-Bruce tweeted a photo of him alongside the former Anambra State Governor and wrote:
“Congrats my friend and brother, Mr. Peter Obi on your selection as vice presidential candidate to H.E @atiku. Without doubt, this is a solid team that will lift Nigeria to her rightly place amongst the assembly of nations. #LetsGetNigeriaWorkingAgain.
Former presidential aspirant and Ovation international CEO, Dele Momodu congratulsted his friend on his personal Twitter account.
“Congratulations to DR PETER OBI on your selection as Vice Presidential candidate to THE WAZIRIN ADAMAWA ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR. Best of luck to both of you”
Aside the political elites, other Twitter users with keen interest in the 2019 elections have been tweeting their thoughts.
Most of the tweets have been positive too.