The leadership of PDP, Peoples Democratic Party, has declared ahead the March 28 presidential election, that the party would shock the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the six geopolitical zones of the country, especially in the South-West.
The party national deputy Chairman, speaking with newsmen in Abuja, on Tuesday, said it would claim a resounding victory for its candidate, President Goodluck Jonathan.
The national deputy chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, said the party was overwhelmed by the warm reception accorded it and its presidential candidate and was convinced that PDP was unstoppable at the polls.
“the president is not going to lose the election. I am telling you emphatically that we will win this election convincingly in the six geopolitical zones. Even in the South-West, we will shock them,
“We will do far better than we did in 2011 in the entire North generally, despite the security challenges we are facing over there.
“There is no shaking In the North-West, especially Kano, where we lost the governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, to the APC, but we gained the incumbent education minister, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau and he is going to make the difference.”
While expressing confidence that APC would be disappointed with result of the presidential election in the South-West, despite the fact that its vice presidential candidate, Professor Yemi Oshibanjo, hail from the zone.
“If you look well, the projects commissioned by President Jonathan in the last few weeks were in the South-West, including two power projects,” he said.