Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday, condoled with the families and friends of those who have lost a dear one in the tragic incident at the APC presidential rally in Jalingo, Taraba State.
Two persons were feared dead at the APC’s rally ground in the state capital on Thursday where President Muhammadu Buhari was also present.
A statement signed by his Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, quoted the PDP Presidential candidate to have expressed sadness over the loss of lives.
“All Nigerian lives matter whether they are of the APC, PDP or any other party”, Atiku Abubakar said from Katsina where he was holding a rally himself.
Atiku also expresses his deepest condolences to the APC and its presidential candidate and the Government and people of Taraba State over the tragedy.
The PDP Presidential candidate prays for strength and comfort for the affected families and for God to grant the deceased eternal rest.