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Gbemi Saraki dumps Jonathan for Buhari

2015-03-27 18:50
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) embraces leading opposition All Progressive Congress presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari during a conference to promote non-violence att ~ STRINGER

Ilorin - Less than 24 hours before Saturday’s presidential election, former Kwara State governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Gbemisola Saraki, has dumped President Goodluck Jonathan  for the All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, reports African Spotlight.

She has asked her supporters to vote Buhari in the election.

Also read: We'll gladly welcome Gbemi Saraki: APC

Saraki, who addressed her supporters in Ilorin on Thursday, noted that Buhari is a better choice over President Jonathan

It is, however, not clear whether she has dumped the PDP.

Read more at African Spotlight.

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