In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, the party’s 2023 presidential candidate, expressed his belief that the PDP will return to power and provide Nigeria with an accountable government. In a statement released by his media office to mark the occasion, Atiku congratulated the main opposition party on reaching its 25-year milestone and acknowledged its positive impact on Nigeria’s socio-economic and political progress.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
He emphasized that the PDP played a pivotal role in shaping Nigeria’s contemporary democracy and vowed that the party would not only ensure democracy’s survival but also promote the country’s prosperity through it. As one of the founding members of the PDP, Atiku took pride in nurturing the party from its inception into a crucial agent of socio-political and economic development in Nigeria.
Reflecting on the 16 years when the PDP held power in Nigeria, Atiku praised the party’s leadership during various administrations, citing their achievements as a benchmark for positive economic growth and other critical aspects of national life. He also highlighted the PDP’s instrumental role in dismantling military rule in Nigeria.
Considering the challenges faced by Nigeria in recent years, Atiku expressed his unwavering confidence that the PDP would make a resurgence and provide Nigerians with a government that is responsive to their needs.