Photo Credit: BBC The political atmosphere in Nigeria is heating up gradually as the clock ticks down to the 2023 elections. And while many of the likely presidential aspirants are still silent on their ambitions, their supporters have been campaigning loudly. One of those that have been tipped to join the race to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 is the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo.
The political atmosphere in Nigeria is heating up gradually as the clock ticks down to the 2023 elections. And while many of the likely presidential aspirants are still silent on their ambitions, their supporters have been campaigning loudly. One of those that have been tipped to join the race to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023 is the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo.
According to the special adviser to the president on political matters, Babafemi Ojudu as reported by the Punch news, president Muhammadu Buhari would handover to an apostle of his, who would build on his achievements and legacies in 2023. In line with the above, president Buhari may likely back the vice president, Yemi Osibanjo to be his successor despite the speculations of Tinubu, Amaechi and Fayemi being the obvious possible favorites in 2023.
Though early, the major political gladiators for the 2023 presidential election are already staking their claims. Going by the formula of rotational presidency, presidential power is expected to come to the South. Ahmed Bola Tinubu particularly is making ferocious attempts to ensure power comes, if not his way, then to one of his people from his ethnic stock.
(Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette and Google.) Biafra Supporters Planning To Storm Embassy In Germany. Supporters of the Biafra Nation are planning on staging a demonstration against the arrest of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu in Germany. (Photo Credit: Google.)
Ahead of the 2023 general election, many have continued to see the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo as the best candidate to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. However, as things stand in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at the moment, Osibanjo may not be top on the party's list of potential candidates for the position, due to the ambition of some of the different top politicians within the party.
Photo Credit: Osibanjo Page. Senator John Akpanudoehede, National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC had stated that the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC will come up with a consensus and agreeable presidential candidate that will fly its flag in 2023. Photo Credit: APC Online
'Maybe Osibanjo, Fashola, or Amaechi can help them with ideas'- Joe Igbokwe's mocks opposition party
The two ruling parties in Nigeria remains the All progressive Congress (APC) and People's Democratic Party(PDP). Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, both parties are preparing really hard to get the presidential seat. Just now, one of APC members and the special assistant to Lagos state governor on drainage related affairs, Chief Joe Igbokwe has taken to his official social media page to slam and mock his opposition party.
The fact now is that the 2023 Presidential hopefuls in the APC without anybody asking one or two to step down or not, are weighing their pros and cons and technically withdrawing from the 2023 race track, unlike before, where so many names will pop up at the mention of 2023 Presidency, according to a report by Punch, it seems now to be narrowed down to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osibanjo at least in the APC southern region, others are trying to align with one of them in lieu with their interest.
Dele Momodu has taken to his Instagram page and declared vice president of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo as the perfect person to lead the next government. Photo credit - Instagram Chief Dele Momodu is a popular Nigerian journalist/publisher, businessman, and motivational speaker. He is the CEO and publisher of Ovation International, a magazine that has given publicity to people from all over the world, mainly in Africa.
(OPINION) N-POWER: Why the N-POWER Program Must be Returned to the Office of Vice President Osibanjo
The N-POWER Scheme has within four years of its creation by the Present administration of President Buhari mitigated the rate of unemployment amongst the youths of the Nation. About 500,000 youths have been engaged by the scheme in several of its programs like the N-BUILD, N-Creativity, etc.Source: Google
Despite the argument in some quarters that the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo could be the capable presidential candidate to solve Nigeria's problems in 2023, a chieftain of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP), Barrister Olusengun Bamgbose is certain that the vice president will fail to improve the nation as president.
Nigeria is blessed with intelligent, educated and experienced leaders and administrators. These leaders have contributed immensely to the economic development and transformation of Nigeria. One of such leaders is the current Vice President of the country, Professor Yemi Osibanjo. Professor Yemi Osibanjo, needs little or no introduction in Nigerian politics.
Ahead of the 2023 presidential election in Nigeria, some politicians are believed to be possible replacements of President Muhammadu Buhari who is currently on his second term in office. The politicians who are tipped by pundits to replace president Muhammadu Buhari have political influence across the country. Some of them are currently occupying important political positions.
Today's Headlines: Nigeria Will Succeed, Anything Else Senseless- Osibanjo; I'll Do Better- Isiguzo.
Nigeria Will Succeed, Anything Else Senseless- Osibanjo. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says anything that is not towards the advancement of Nigeria’s unity is senseless. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The VP spoke at a session with Nigerian High Commission officials in London at the Abuja House, the High Commissioner’s residence.
2023: APC Should Zone Presidency To South, Says Shekarau Former Kano State governor Ibrahim Shekarau yesterday said there is nothing wrong if a Nigerian from the southern region succeeds President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Photos Credit: Leadership News In his remarks while featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, he wants his political party – the All Progressives Congress (APC) to zone the presidency to the South.
Major General Muhammadu Buhari, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has insisted in a current statement has said that the current inherent injustices and polarisation going on in the country is fueled by Nigerians themselves, and should not be blamed on ethnicity or religion. The President made the above statement while receiving delegates of Muhammadu Buhari/Osinbajo Dynamic Support Group at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The ruling party, the All Progressive Congress, is already planning on how to remain relevant after the tenure expiration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The country's Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo, has told party member what needs to be done to get the party on a winning streak, despite the main opposition party's promise to defeat the APC in the 2023 general elections.
Vice president, professor Yemi Osibanjo, San, has disclosed that God didn't create us to be "independent" of him. Professor Yemi Osibanjo made the disclosure at the virtual 25th annualconvention session which had in attendance, the general overseer of Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG), pastor Enoch Adeboye and the continental overseer of the church in the American continent, James Fadel.
Report according to naija news, the Vice President of Nigerian, Professor Yemi Osibanjo told Nigeria youths that before change they desire can happens, the youths must actively participate in politics and push their agenda. Osinbajo made the statement on Monday while speaking in Abuja during the maiden Progressive Youth Conference organized by All Progressive Congress(APC) youth wing.