Following the nomination of the former governor of Anambra State, Dr. Peter Obi as the running mate of former Vice president and the presidential flag bearer of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
A pan igbo organization, Alaigbo Development Foundation, ADF has reacted to the development. In a Press statement by the president of the organization, Prof. Uzodinma Nwala, ADF congratulated the PDP flag bearer for his choice of Peter obi
“The Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) wishes to congratulate His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for the choice of His Excellency, Mr Peter Obi, as his running mate in the forthcoming 2019 Presidential election”.
The President of ADF eulogised the former governor describing him as the most authentic and trusted Igbo son and also wished the joint ticket of Atiku/Obi goodluck and promises their support.
“His Excellency, Mr Peter Obi, is one of the most Authentic, Trusted and Capable Igbo leader through whom the continued membership of Alaigbo in the Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria can be negotiated.
“We support and wish the joint ticket Good Luck”.