The chairman-elect of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos, Cornelius Ojelabi has revealed the most effective candidate to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari come 2023.
Ojelabi in a press release he issued on Monday shortly after APC Nationwide Chief, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu declared his curiosity to hitch the 2023 presidential race, admitted that the previous governor of Lagos is probably the most appropriate alternative for Buhari.
Naija Information stories that the Lagos APC chairman counseled Tinubu for informing President Buhari of his ambition, noting that the presidential hopeful can now make extra consultations nationwide.
He stated: “Informing the President of his intention is the proper factor to do.”
Mr Ojelabi added: “Having knowledgeable him formally now he can then intensify his consultations throughout the nation.”
Tinubu had on Monday ended speculations on his presidential ambition as he formally knowledgeable Nigeria’s primary citizen, Buhari of his curiosity within the presidential seat.
“I reply that with categorical sure. I’ve knowledgeable the President of my intention however I’ve not knowledgeable Nigerians but. I’m nonetheless consulting. And I’ve no drawback consulting. And I’ve seen that there’s a parameter of limitation to the extent of how many individuals I’ll seek the advice of,” Tinubu had stated earlier.
Reacting to Tinubu’s remark, Ojelabi stated the politician has paid his dues and nobody was extra certified than the previous governor to take over management on the expiration of Mr Buhari’s tenure in 2023.
In line with him, the teeming followers of Mr Tinubu and members of the ruling celebration throughout the size and breadth of the nation and the diaspora have been elated with the information.
In the meantime, former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has reacted to his alleged plan to dump the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Making the clarification, Kwankwaso defined that he has no plan to defect to the APC or every other celebration regardless of the obtrusive points going through him and his supporters within the PDP.
He said that he stays dedicated to the PDP and his solely focus is the best way to assist the celebration win elections in 2023.
Naija Information stories the previous Kano Governor made the submission on Sunday night time throughout an interview with Channels Tv.
In line with him, “As we converse, there is no such thing as a plan for me to go away the PDP, to hitch APC, or every other celebration.
“There have been points that are very clear to nearly everyone; that we had congress in April final 12 months in Kaduna, which I felt and lots of of my supporters within the North-west and even past felt that I used to be not being handled nicely and Kano was not being handled the way in which it must be.
“I imagine that was the start of these points to the extent that folks thought due to that, we would go away the PDP for APC or every other celebration.”