Presidential candidate for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 elections, Atiku Abubakar has said that it was a mistake joining APC.
The former Vice President who defected to the PDP from APC was speaking at a town hall meeting in Adamawa state and he said her regretted the role he played in bringing APC to power considering the suffering the Nigerian people had been subjected to
“I regretted being a part of the party which never deemed it fit to fulfil all of the promises it made to Nigerians.” Atiku said.
He accused the party of failing to fulfil its promises to Nigerians.
“If I had known that the APC would be such a colossal failure and disgrace, I would never had joined the party.
“The APC has failed to fulfill even one of the promises it made to Nigerians. The APC is simply an assembly meant to defraud Nigerians.” he added.
Atiku was adamant that Nigeria needs liberation now as he was unsure that the country can survive another four years of APC rule and that the country needs to be saved now.
Atiku has earlier spoken about the ‘Battle for the soul of Nigeria’, when he told people not to wish him a happy birthday and rather use the time to reflect on the nation and how it could get better.