Tinubu, Amaechi Make Screening Shortlist
Bola Tinubu, former governor of Lagos, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, and Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, are said to be among the 13 presidential hopefuls shortlisted by the screening panel of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Imran Muhammad, an APC member privy to the inner workings of the party, made this known on Saturday.
On Friday, the screening panel headed by John Oyegun, a former APC national chairman, presented its report to Abdullahi Adamu, the APC national chairman….Continue Reading
Tinubu Expresses Respect For Buhari
National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has expressed high respect for President Buhari, coming after comments he insists were misinterpreted.
Tinubu in a statement she signed said blamed the backlash for his comments on entering the peak period of the primary season.
His campaign team, led by former Borno governor, Kashim Shettima has also come to his defense.
The Lagos governor in the statement released on Friday said, “Sensationalism and wilful inaccuracy tend to push aside truth during such moments. I make this statement so that truth and accuracy may have a chance…..Continue Reading
MKO Abiola’s Son Sends Message To APC
Mr. Abdul Abiola, the son of late Chief MKO Abiola has urged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to look for a youthful Presidential candidate ahead of the 2023 general elections.
Abiola said he was concerned about where the country was being driven to, adding that there was a need to consolidate and build capacity….Continue Reading
All Aspirants Except One Agree With Consensus – Oyegun
John Odigie-Oyegun, the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) 2023 presidential screening committee, said all aspirants, except one, showed a willingness to abide by the party’s decision on consensus.
Tinubu, in a statement he signed on Friday was reacting to sensational reports and misrepresentation of facts of what he said in Abeokuta on Thursday about Buhari.
He said sensationalism and willful inaccuracy tended to push aside truth during such moments of primaries, saying he made this statement so that truth and accuracy might have a chance….Continue Reading
“I Am Not Lawan’s Campaign Director” – Orji Kalu
Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu, has said that he is not the Director-General of Lawan Campaign Organisation, the team in charge of the presidential aspiration of Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.
The senator representing Abia North was reacting to media reports which listed him as the Director-General of the organization….Continue Reading