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General News of Thursday, 9 February 2023


Shouts of joy from mammoth crowd as Atiku arrives Yobe

Atiku Abubakar, 2023 Presidential candidate ad Ifeanyi Okowa in Yobe play videoAtiku Abubakar, 2023 Presidential candidate ad Ifeanyi Okowa in Yobe

Thousands of people on Wednesday, February 8, gathered at the stadium to welcome the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar to Yobe state.

As part of his rally, the PDP made their way to the northern state to campaign for votes.

The charged crowd could not hold their excitement as they jumped for joy and waved at the incoming convoy of the presidential candidate.

In a video shared on social media, the crowd sang and chanted his name Atiku as the former vice president clapped and danced to the music in the background.

Expressing his heartfelt gratitude to the state, Atiku in a Twitter post said; "Thank you Yobe"

"Moments ago, I arrived at the venue of our rally in Yobe State. Yobe is turbocharged and ready to RECOVER with PDP. -AA"

Some social media users upon sighting the video, reacted to the visit;

chidiebere: Atiku is our best man

Adewumi Taiwo: atiku my incoming president

Abdullahi Sunusi Zango: Don't disappoint us please sir yadda yan arewa muka nuna maka amana kai do the same for us please @atiku

Aliyu Abubakar: Best wishes sir, victory await you. in shaa Allah.

Salisu Abdulhamid: Yobe Atikulate

Fatima Abubakar: Incoming President God willing