Ahead of the Atiku/Okowa presidential campaign rally scheduled to hold in Lokoja, Kogi State on Saturday, January 14, a spokesman of the campaign organization, Hon. Kola Ologbondiyan has appealed to the people of the state to turn out en masse at the rally.
Ologbondiyan, made the appeal during an interview with journalists in Lokoja on Thursday.
The campaign spokesman who was also a former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic (PDP)urged the people from different parts of the state to welcome the flag bearer of the party to the state.
According to Ologbondiyan, the rally which will take place at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja is to showcase the presidential flag bearer of the party Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Ifeanyi Okowa that they are the best to rescue the country from the eight years of misrule of the ruling All Progressives Congress.
He said Kogi State has always been a PDP stronghold and would remain so , saying that there was a great difference between now and when PDP was in power as the people are now wallowing in excruciating poverty in spite of the huge allocations coming to the state
“Of all the candidates jostling for the presidency Atiku is the most prepared as he has a comprehensive blueprint with which to tackle the problems of the country and and make it a pride to all Nigerians,”
He called on all the electorate in the state to ensure that they vote massively for Atiku Abubakar and all the PDP candidates in the February polls.
The Spokesman also urged the party supporters to stay firm and refuse to be intimidated.
Ologbondiyan called on leaders and supporters of the party to mobilize people for the Saturday rally so as to show their love for the party and the party flag bearer who he said has the magic wand to turn around the economy of the country for good.