THE Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has announced his plan to touch down in Europe for a business trip.
This is coming hours after the membership of the Presidential Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party was constituted and made public.
In a terse statement signed by Atiku’s Media Adviser, Mazi Paul Ibe, in Abuja, the former Vice President disclosed that he be travelling immediately after his meeting with the leadership of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) alongside the PDP vice presidential candidate, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, in Lagos, on Friday.
In the statement, Ibe said, “Today’s trip is in continuation of an earlier business trip of 3 weeks ago.
“At the conclusion of his European trip, the former Vice President will also use the opportunity to visit his family in Dubai.
“His trip is for business and family purposes and has nothing to do with medicals as being insinuated in some quarters.”