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Dele Momodu, a popular journalist and politician, says former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, challenged him about the 2023 presidential election.

Momodu who announced his defection to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday, October 29, met with the former vice president at the opposition party’s national convention at the Eagle Square on Saturday, October 30.

Taking to his Instagram page, Momodu opened up on what he and Atiku discussed. The post reads:

“I felt honored when the former Vice President of Nigerians Wazirin Adamawa ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR challenged me to a contest: “Dele, I heard you want to contest Presidential election, we shall meet in the field… You also wrote that I’m too old…” 

“I responded: “Your Excellency, I can’t make a unilateral decision on contesting Sir. Also, I did not say you’re too old, I said age is a factor and there are many young qualified Nigerians and your boy who responded to my article did a poor job…” 

“Alhaji said he didn’t send the boy to write the reply… I was very impressed that The Wazirin spoke his mind freely…


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