Tanimu Turaki, a former minister of Special Duties under former President Goodluck Jonathan, has joined the 2019 presidential race.
He is looking to continue running on the stage of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Billboard adverts of Turaki, a famous politician from Kebbi state have been set up all around Birnin-Kebbi.
State chapter chairman of the PDP, Haruna Saidu, said it was an appreciated advancement “as he is the first from the state to pronounce his intention to run for presidency”.
As per reports that last July, Turaki and former ministers under the PDP party had on Monday, set out to deliver a presidential applicant from their positions. The gathering was held at Turaki’s home in Asokoro, Abuja