I can confirm that @atiku is at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel venue of #2019Debate. He waited till it was confirmed that @MBuhari wasn’t going to appear then made the decision not to participate at the debate
APC Presidential candidate, President Buhari is absent at the 2019 NEDG/BON Presidential debate currently holding at the Transcorp Hilton Abuja.
The presidential candidates in attendance are Oby Ezekwesili of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Oby Ezekwesili; Fela Durotoye of theAlliance for New Democracy (ANN) and Kingsley Moghalu of the Young Progressives Party (YPP).
Atiku arrived the venue of the debate but backed out last minute.