Credit: Punch. It appears all is not well in the Lagos chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) as disgruntled members who are not happy about the leadership style of former Lagos Governor and national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, held separate state Congresses to elect new state executives for the party yesterday.
With the emergence of all APC National Chairmanship Aspirants from the Northern Region, There are indications that the ruling party may likely zone it's 2023 Presidential Ticket to the South. Thus, there are Three Notable South-West Politicians to watch as the likely APC Presidential Candidate in 2023.
A rival faction that emerged in the Lagos State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the 2023 general elections has carried on with political activities in the state. Image credit: Premium Times The faction is opposing the other faction of the Lagos APC which is loyal to both Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State and APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
As the 2023 General Elections draws near, the ruling All Progressives Congress has revealed it's plan to adopt the Consensus mode in choosing it's Candidate for the 2023 Presidential Election. Below is a list of Three Key Reasons Why the odds may favour that APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu if he decides to contest.
One of the main topics dominating the front burner of public discourse is the issue of who becomes the next President of Nigeria in 2023. Various regions and geo-political zones are pushing that they deserve to produce the next President that will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Each of them usually give reasons to back their demand.
It's no longer news that the former governor of Lagos State and a Chieftain of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu whom many Nigerians are speculating would vie for the office of the president come 2023 has returned to the country after his 3 months medical trip to London, what's news is now that the incumbent governor of Lagos State, Sir Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed that Tinubu is set to make his next political move.
The Disciples of Jagaban (DOJ), a pro-Tinubu group, has said that it needs the National Leader of All Progressive Congress (APC) to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari as president in the 2023 general races. An assertion by the National Coordinator of the Disciples of Jagaban, Abdulhakeem Adegoke Alawuje, expressed that 'however not great, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu stays the most fearless and a steadfast leftist that can't be controlled by Nigerian criminals.
On the news today, Special Adviser on Political Matters to the President, Office of the Vice President, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, previous night dismissed aspersions of a rift between Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Asiwaju Tinubu in response to Channels TV ‘Sunrise’ Show where two individuals seemingly representing Asiwaju Support Group and Osinbajo Support Group were turned against each other.
Senator Dayo Adeyeye, the national chairman, Southwest Agenda for Tinubu (SWAGA) has said that 16 All Progressives Congress (APC) governors are solidly supporting the presidential aspiration of former Lagos state governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Adeyeye, a former minister of works, disclosed this in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital on Thursday, October 21.
Many Nigerians know former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, as a strong member of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Beyond that, Fayose is seen as a vocal opposition figure who criticizes the current All Progressives Congress, APC government led by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Ayodele Fayose, former Ekiti state governor, on Tuesday, October 12, visited the Lagos residence of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, to felicitate with him after his return to the country following a successful medical trip abroad. The visit, however, sent tongues wagging with some political watchers suggesting that Fayose might be heading to the ruling APC.
2023: Tinubu's Presidential Ambition Gathers Momentum as Kano Govt Reveals Its Position For APC Leaders
Following the rumoured presidential ambition of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the speaker of the Kano state House of Assembly, Hamisu Chidari, has made a bold statement. The News report that the lawmaker said the APC in Kano state would support Tinubu if he decides to run for president in 2023.
The next general election is rapidly approaching, and several politicians have begun unofficial campaigns and mobilisation. Lagos is without a doubt Nigeria's most popular state. It is also the country's economic capital. Lagos State is the only state in the southern part of the country that has not been ruled by the Peoples Democratic Party since the return of democracy in 1999.
GoldenNewsNg focused on the fact that the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has made plans to toss his cap into the 2023 presidential ring after he was purportedly ignored by his political mentor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. It has emerged that Tinubu, the national head of the APC, purportedly scorned the Vice President during his medical vacation in London by declining to see him.
The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is considering to adopt a consensus candidate ahead of the 2023 presidential election. This is not the first time it is making headlines that APC is considering adopting a consensus candidate. There have been such reports in the past. Well, there is a renewed move by the APC to use consensus arrangement.
It made major headlines when the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu returned to Nigeria. His return made many of his political allies, loyalists and supporters happy after he spent three months in London where he had gone to receive medical attention.
The National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, received the former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Peter Fayose, and his Ogun counterpart, Gbenga Daniel, at his residence in Lagos on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. Fayose and Daniel served as governors of Ekiti and Ogun respectively under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party.
Sixteen All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors are supporting the presidential aspiration of the National leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Prince Dayo Adeyeye, former Minister of Works and National Chairman of the Southwest Agenda for Tinubu presidential ambition codenamed SWAGA 2023 has revealed that 16 All Progressives Congress (APC) governors are covertly supporting former Lagos State Governor Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu's presidential bid.
Former governor of Ekiti State, Peter Ayodele Fayose and former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel recently paid a visit to the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in his Lagos residence. The pictures were made available via the official Facebook page of Bola Tinubu Ambassadors.
A Northern Group, Arewa Youth Alliance for 2023, has drummed up help for former Lagos State governor and National Leader of the governing APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as the satisfactory presidential fabric in 2023. The organization charged all political parties in Nigeria to start a technique of adopting Tinubu as the sole candidate for Nigeria.