By Ahmed Ma’azu
Commercial drivers at Mararaba in Nasarawa state have vowed to vote for People Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar in 2019 general election.
In an interview with a commercial driver, Olatunde Samuel at Mararaba Nasarawa state, he said that he will cast his vote for Atiku Abubakar following his previous achievements as well as direct influence on the lives of Nigerians.
According to him, the way forward for Nigeria as a nation is to vote for a competent person that will better the yearning and aspirations of timid Nigerians.
He also said unemployment has been a major problem in Nigeria which he believed the former vice president would resolve following his antecedent of employing over 50,000 Nigerians in his companies.
“I foresight beautiful beginning for every Nigerians should we vote for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as the next president of the Nigeria because he loves the progress of every Nigeria inspective of their background and ethnicity,” he noted.
In a related development, a transporter Mr. John Tanko pointed out that among all presidential candidates, Atiku Abubakar is more credible and realizable to be trusted for the position.
“Though I preferred Gombe state Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo or Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal respectively but they were out of the race during the presidential primary election in Port Harcourt, the Cross River state capital.
“For me Atiku Abubakar has human sympathy, I could remembered in before 2015 election, President Mohammadu Buhari was seen as a messiah and he was elected since then he has not been able to meet the yearning of Nigerians, “ he said.
According to him, some of his followers have withdrawn their support from him as well decamping from the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC) for (PDP) to vote for Atiku in 2019 Also speaking, another Sulaiman Sani said he will vote for Atiku because what Nigeria need is restructuring.
“Nigerians actually voted for change in 2015 and the change has affected us with hunger, insecurity, corruption, undemocratic ruling, unemployment and abuse of democracy that Nigerians have tired of APC government “We need a better change and rescue, PDP is the only solution and Atiku Abubakar can do it, Atiku is an expert in job creation who has founded much successful and flourishing business including American University of Nigeria at Yola in Adamawa state as well as micro finance banks.
“He also supported 45,000 families out of poverty and Rica Gado, a livestock feeding company that has significantly reduced instance of herdsmen and farmers clashes in Adamawa state.
According to him, Atiku Abubakar does not believe that Nigerian youths are lazy because 50.000 employees in his companies are youths so he should give a chance to rule Nigeria for the betterment of all.