The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today launched its North West Presidential Zonal Rally in Sokoto State.
Among those in attendance at the colourful event are former President Goodluck Jonathan, Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara.
The presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi were also present to the cheers of the crowd.
Others dignitaries at the event are former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido; former governor of Kaduna State, Ahmed Makarfi; former governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu; former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwanso.
National President of the party, Uche Secondus, Sokoto State governor Aminu Tambuwal, Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku also graced the occasion.
The party had earlier said that the rally will be used to touch base with leaders in the geopolitical zone on further consultations on the national consensus to ‘rescue’ Nigeria from Muhammadu Buhari Presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The campaign is being moderated by the Senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, Dino Melaye, who was recently appointed as one of the heads of directorates for PDP Presidential Campaign Council.