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Atiku welcomes Buhari into the presidential race

03 October 2014, 11:06

Abuja - Former Vice President Atiku Abubabar has applauded the decision of General Muhammadu Buhari to also join the contest for the All Progressives Congress’s (APC) ticket for the 2015 Presidential election, reports Premium Times

Atiku, who is also seeking to win the party’s nomination for the election, said he and Buhari share a common concern about rescuing Nigeria from the deadly grip of the PDP.

Atiku, in a statement he personally signed on Thursday, noted that rescuing Nigeria is a duty leaders of the APC are committed to , stressing that the more individuals are ready to be part of the mission to rescue the country, the better.

Also read: Buhari ignores calls to drop Presidential ambition

He said he looks forward to meeting Buhari in an open, free and fair contest for the APC ticket.

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