United State Secretary, Michael Pompeo, called the PDP Presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar, today for free and fair election.
Atiku tweet this discussion via his twitter but he didn’t actually state in full detail
He said, Pompeo confirm the international community’s commitment to free, fair and credible elections in Nigeria.
The Presidential and National Assembly election will hold on Saturday, while that of the governorship and state house of assembly will hold on March 2.
Earlier today I received a call from US Secretary of State, #SecPompeo, which confirm the international community’s commitment to free and fair elections in Nigeria,
(Wishing you all peaceful elections, wherever you are. God bless Nigeria.)
There have been speculations that the US is in support of the candidature of Atiku, especially after he visited the country in January, 12 years after being denied visa.
Spokeman of President Buhari Festus Keyamo, reelection campaign, had accused the US of protecting and seemingly supporting Abubakar.
The US Embassy in Nigeria has denied the allegation by President Buhari spokeman, saying we are not in support of any candidate.
Earlier today I received a call from US Secretary of State, @SecPompeo, who reaffirmed the international community’s commitment to free and fair elections in Nigeria.
Wishing you all a peaceful elections, wherever you are. God bless Nigeria. pic.twitter.com/cDoIN9g7jY
— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) February 15, 2019