WASHINGTON D.C. USA – Recent emerging reports indicates that the Presidential Candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Former vice-president Waziri Atiku Abubakar, has been granted a visa to enable him visit the United States of America, any moment from now.
It was learnt that Atiku Abubakar appeared for an interview at the US Embassy, on Tuesday, in Abuja.
It was also gathered that Atiku would use the trip to make what was described as a “political statement”, ahead of the 2019 Presidential election.
Former vice-president Atiku Abubakar
According to a source, those planning the trip with the former Vice President, “are out to use it to address some US Congress caucuses, as well as a high ranking officials in the Donald Trump administration.”
A reliable source said: “I can authoritatively tell you that Atiku Abubakar went to the US embassy, on tuesday for an interview, and there is hope that he will get his visa.
“When he gets it, we will use it to make a political statement. This is because those saying he cannot travel to the US, will be shamed.
“Apart from that, the trip will be used to sell his candidature and that of the PDP to the entire world. So, let us wait and see what will happen. The PDP and Atiku are ready for the 2019 race.”