July 25, 2021

Dad’ll run for 2023 presidency, says Atiku’s son

Adamu Atiku – Abubakar, the son of the former Vice president of Nigeria, has said his father will contest the presidency again in 2023.
Atiku’s son who disclosed this when he presented the scorecard of his ministry as the Commissioner for Works and Energy in Adamawa State as the administration of Governor Ahmadu Finitiri, of the Peoples Democratic Party clocked one year.
He said, “Personally, I don’t see anything wrong with my father contesting for the presidency. In 2023, my father will be aspiring to the number one office in the land because he has been an astute, strategic, master politician for almost four decades.”
Adamu also added that Fintiri’s administration had surpassed the expectations of so many in the state who were surprised that given the tight liquidity constraints, Fintiri could still meet most of its campaign promises to the electorate.”
He further Explained the reason for his his coming late into politics. According to him, it was as a result of the advice from the father urging him to spend more time in the private sector to gain enough experience, which would be crucial for him in public life.
“I am basically here to serve my people ; if I am called by the people back home to run for the Senate , I don ’t see anything wrong with that.”