Atiku travelling for personal business with Okowa, not medicals – Media Aide, Ibe

0
37

Paul Ibe, Media Adviser to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar has refuted allegations that his principal planned to travel to Europe for medical care.

Ibe claimed that barring any last-minute change, the former Vice President will travel to Europe on a personal business trip.

A statement by Ibe said his principal would be travelling immediately after his meeting on Friday in Lagos, with the leadership of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) alongside the PDP vice presidential candidate, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta.

Mr Ibe explained in the statement that “Today’s trip is in continuation of an earlier business trip of 3 weeks ago.”

He said, “At the conclusion of his European trip, the former Vice President will also use the opportunity to visit his family in Dubai.”

The Media Adviser stated that Atiku’s trip is for business and family purposes and has nothing to do with medicals as being insinuated in some quarters.

READ ALSO:  2023 Race: Atiku Abubakar Meets Wike As Battle To Emerge Running Mate Heats Up

Recall that the platform on which the PDP presidential flag bearer will be running for the top seat in the land constituted its campaign council recently, appointing the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Emmanuel Udom as leader of the team.

This is coming despite the initial announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, that campaigns for the 2023 general elections will kick off on September 28.

Watch Leakblast TV channel from around the world

Call Us: +234(0)8170989130

Get us on Whatsapp: +234(0)8170989137

SUPPORT LEAKBLAST JOURNALISM OF INTEGRITY AND CREDIBILITY

Good  journalism costs a lot of money.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble Endeavor.

By contributing to LeakBlast, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Support LeakBlast

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here