The Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa has reacted after being announced as the running mate of Atiku Abubakar.
Atiku is the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party.
In a statement after his emergence, Okowa expressed thanks to God for rare privilege of being a Vice Presidential candidate.
The statement read; “I thank God for this rare privilege, and I appreciate our flagbearer, His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and other leaders of our Party for this great honour.”
“I pledge to join hands with His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the leaders and stakeholders of our party, and all patriotic Nigerians to rescue our country from the precipice.”