Doyin Okupe, the former Special Assiatance to Ex-president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has today Monday reacted to Atiku’s Emergence as the presidential Flag bearer of PDP, in the upcoming 2019 General elections.
Atiku scored 1532 votes to defeat his closest opponent, Aminu Tambuwal, who polled 693 vote and Bukola Saraki at 317votes..
Doyin Okupe at this time was the Chairman, Media Committee of Senate president Bubakar Bukola Saraki presidential Campaign, has through his official twitter page said Atiku was able to defeat other aspirants because of the restructuring plan.
He noted that Atiku’s declaration as PDP Presidential candidate was a deserved victory owing to his advocacy for restructuring.
Okupe wrote: “Atiku won a deserved victory.It was not just about money rather it was a victory for restructuring.
“Atiku’s advocacy and commitment was believed by leaders of South West, South East and South South, hence the massive support by their delegates.”