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Coalition for Nigeria Movement

Atiku can't "work with a man like Obasanjo", says spokesperson Atiku is not considering any form of alliance with the movement recently launched with Obasanjo's backing. Atiku is expected to be Buhari's biggest challenger in the 2019 presidential election (The Nation)
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has ruled out any possibility of working with the Coalition for Nigeria that was recently launched by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. This was disclosed by Atiku's spokesperson, Paul Ibe, when he was questioned by the Daily Post on the possibility of the former Vice President reuniting with Obasanjo under whom he served as deputy between 1999 and 2007 under the umbrella of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Ibe said Atiku is not considering any form of alliance with the movement as it is fueled by a man who no longer associates with the PDP and has dismissed it. He said, "Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is focusing on the hope of his new political party…