Former Imo Governor Senator Rochas Okorocha has assured he will defeat the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Atiku Abubakar if given the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential ticket.
He spoke while appearing on a political programme on Arise Television.
He noted that his popularity and goodwill in the North, considered the PDP candidate’s stronghold, puts him at advantage over other APC aspirants.
He boasted he will beat Atiku in his Adamawa home State.
Advising the APC on how to arrive at the choice of it’s presidential candidate, Okorocha urged the party to consider a person that can poll substantial votes in the North.
According to him: “The APC has smartly waited until the PDP produced its candidate, now what should preoccupy the mind of the APC is who can defeat the PDP presidential candidate.