Dr. Oby Ezekwesili and People’s Demovcratic Party, PDP Presidential candidate Abubakar Atiku to sign peace accord on the conduct of the 2019 after failing to honour invitation yesterday.
The two candidates and some others were not present when President Muhammadu Buhari, who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress signed the accord in Abuja on Tuesday.
Buhari signed the pact alongside the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole at 4.27pm. The national chairman of the PDP, Uche Secondus was also absent.
Other presidential candidates that were absent yesterday at the event are Donald Duke of Social Democratic Party (SDP), Kingsley Moghalu of Young Progressives Party (YPP), Oby Ezekwesili of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), and Omoyele Sowore of African Action Congress (AAC).
The National Peace Accord was convened by eminent Nigerians led by a former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd).