2023: Atiku Abubakar And Bola Tinubu Will Unveil Their Running Mates On Tuesday And Wednesday.
Barring any last-minute changes, APC Presidential candidate Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his PDP counterpart, Atiku Abubakar, will unveil their running mates for the 2023 Presidential election on Wednesday, June 15, and Tuesday, June 14.
Report has it that Tinubu will wrap up consultations with APC governors on Tuesday, June 14, and will announce his running mate on Wednesday.
According to party sources, the governors and other stakeholders have also agreed that the NorthEast should produce the party’s Vice Presidential candidate. Tinubu may choose a Muslim as his running mate.
On the other hand, Atiku is expected to reveal his running mate on Tuesday. However, it is unclear from which religious group he will choose his running mate.
The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC had set up June 17 as the deadline for all political parties to submit their presidential and vice-presidential candidates for the general elections in 2023.