By G9ija

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the 2023 elections and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday arrived in Washington DC, United States on a working visit.

This was contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Mazi Paul Ibe, Media Adviser to Abubakar.

According to Ibe, the presidential candidate will be in the US for a week-long engagement that will opportune him to share his vision for Nigeria with the business communities and young Nigerian professionals in North America.

He also said that the visit would afford Abubakar the opportunity of high level engagements aimed at setting the pace for building an economically stronger and more secure Nigeria.

Ibe added that the delegation of the former Vice President comprised senior members of the PDP presidential campaign council, personal aides and other members of the PDP.

“Those in the official delegation included the Director-General of the PDP presidential campaign council and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal; former Senate President, Bukola Saraki; former Governor of Imo, Emeka Ihedioha, as well as the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Ndudi Elumelu, among others,” he said.