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Atiku’s Wife Visits Onitsha Ruler, Seeks Vote From Residents
Jenifer Atiku Garners Votes For Her Husband In View of 2019 Elections
The wife of the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP), Jenifer Abubakar, has paid a visit to Igwe Alfred Achebe, the traditional ruler of Onitsha as an effort to garner support for her husband in the 2019 elections.
The wife of the former vice president who was accompanied by wife of Peter Obi, Margret Obi visited Onitsha, her home town on Tuesday, December 18.
She also pleaded with residents of Onitsha to vote for her husband in the coming elections, adding that he was their in-law.
“I am here to inform you, my own people, that your in-law, who is my husband, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is contesting the presidential election in 2019, so that you support us to win the election.
“I am your daughter and your in-law is my husband. You asked me to marry him and here I am today to seek your support for his presidential ambition.
“Please, do not let us down,” she said, adding that her visit is to buttress the saying that charity begins at home.
The Obi of Onitsha in response to her plea assured her of their support for their in-law.
“It will be good if our in-law becomes the president of Nigeria. You are a good daughter and your husband, our in-law is also a good man.
“Since you deemed it fit to seek my blessing from the throne and support of your people for your husband, Atiku, who is our in-law, what you are praying for will be fulfilled by the grace of God,” he said.