Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has picked Peter Obi as his running mate.
Peter Obi was the former governor of Anambra State.
The former governor’s name was officially announced this afternoon as top candidate in Abuja after several deliberations
Atiku Abubakar was expected to pick his running mate from either Igbo-dominated Southeast or a Yoruba choice.
His choice of Peter Obi is not a surprise as he has been accepted by all and sundry in the party.
Peter Obi’s performance in Anambra State, is still a reference point.
The technocrat turned politician gave account of himself during his 8 year reign