The Nationwide Chief of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday disclosed that he won’t reject calls to take over energy from President Muhammadu Buhari on the finish of his tenure in 2023.
Tinubu said this after a closed-door assembly with leaders of the Northern Alliance Committee in Abuja.
The previous Governor of Lagos State who did not formally declare his ambition, stated political consultations are ongoing.
He stated, “I’m not going to show them down, voices that clamour for his candidacy.
“However I’ll nonetheless efficient and extensively seek the advice of, notably brainstorm with my pals and discover a date to come back out brazenly and inform Nigerians.
“However the President remains to be in workplace. I don’t need to distract him from all of the challenges he may face immediately. So, don’t muddle the political waters. Seek the advice of, make our program recognized to the folks later. And the intention is obvious. So you possibly can hold guessing.”
The chief of the Northern Alliance Committee, Lawal Munir, whereas endorsing Tinubu stated the assembly resolved to work for the ambition of the APC chief in 2023.
He additional said that they’d a fruitful assembly with Tinubu, including that the committee has determined to help the previous Governor of Lagos State because of his superlative qualities.
Munir stated, “The assembly ended very nicely. We’re working for him. We’re working for him as a result of we all know he’ll win the election when the time comes.”
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