2023: Opposition against Atiku Thickens
The bid to re-present former Vice President Atiku Abubakar for 2023 presidential contest is facing tough huddles from several fronts within the opposition Peoples Democratic Party.
Checks revealed that the anti -Atiku forces are growing in strength despite the soft spot for the Adamawa politician by some elements within the National Working Committee of the party.
Sahel Standard gathered that some forces within the party prefer a younger candidate without the political baggage of the former Vice President.
There were those who think Atiku should support former Governor Peter Obi while others are looking towards former Governor Ibrahim Dankwabo or the Sokoto state governor,Aminu Tambuwal.
The former Vice president and his supporters are reported to be
strengthening their networks nationwide ,leading to fears of likely split within the main opposition party ahead of 2023.