Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of presiding over “industrial obituaries” all over the country.
Oshiomhole said this at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano where the reelection campaign of President Muhammadu Buhari is ongoing.
He accused Atiku and Peter Obi, his running mate, of making false claims when they featured on The Candidates, a political programme, on Wednesday.
The APC chairman said as someone who was in charge of the economy when former President Olusegun Obasanjo was in power, the privatisation policy of that administration coordinated by Atiku led to loss of jobs.
“How can Atiku say he knows about jobs when he presided over industrial obituaries all over the country,” he said.
“From Kano to Ikeja to Apapa to Kaduna…”
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