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General News of Friday, 13 January 2023


Nigerians react as Atiku returns to Nigeria after a trip to UK

Atiku Abubakar, 2023 Presidential candidate play videoAtiku Abubakar, 2023 Presidential candidate

A video is making rounds of Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party arriving Nigeria after a trip to the United Kingdom.

Recall that Atiku was remoured to have been flown to the UK for medical check-up as a result of ill health.

However, his campaign council dismissed the reports as they said the former vice president was in the UK to discuss areas of potential future collaboration between Nigeria and the UK.

When questioned his meeting with the UK government as the general election draws near.

After spending some days in the UK, the PDP flagbearer finally arrived in Nigeria as he was received by his party chieftains and supporters.

Reacting to the video of Atiku returning to the country, some Nigerians took to social media to share their thoughts.

Revival: Is it normal that a presidential candidate traveled overseas during campaigns & couldn’t have a meeting or town hall different,,,, with the people he’s aspiring to govern… How do I explain to foreigners that a presidential candidate visited their country just to take pictures.

USMAN????: Feb 25 we wait. Leg and hand go shake. This election will an historic election ever in Nigeria.

Horlaryemmy Oluomo: Just Dey play ooo @PeterObi is coming to be the next president of Nigeria ???????? Mosha Allah

SEDA: @renoomokri God has rejected you and him.

We can't entrust the lives of 230m Nigerians including about 100 million Christians into the hands of a very corrupt man who can't condemn the killing of Christian girl by Islamic extremists.

Ebhohon Stanley: Atiku is used to contest elections everytime, so desperate.... And he will never get tired of contesting and loosing... I just hope he will privatize Reno and Dino soon