2023 presidency: Lagos traditional rulers endorse Tinubu

Traditional rulers in Lagos State have endorsed the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu for the 2023 presidency. The traditional rulers, led by Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu endorsed the former governor of Lagos at a Retreat organised for them, which was held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. The Obas made the declaration during the course of their meeting and discussion on Obas and Chiefs Law of Lagos State, Law 2015. The entire monarchs unanimously through a voice vote, used their symbol of…

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“Buhari visit shows he’s a caring president” – Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has expressed thanks to President Muhammadu Buhari for visiting him in London during the week. Tinubu, in a statement issued on Friday by his media aide, Tunde Rahman, said “the visit was a friendly and welcome one that underscored the considerate and caring personality of our nation’s President and Commander-in-Chief. “By this gesture, Mr. President has again demonstrated his personal thoughtfulness and humility; defying the erroneous commentaries peddled by his critics. “Once again, the Asiwaju thanks President Buhari for taking…

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President Buhari pays surprise visit to Bola Ahmed Tinubu in London

In what seems like a great surprise to Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday visited the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, in London, the United Kingdom. President Buhari is on an official visit to London to see his doctors and participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education 2021-2025. Both Buhari and Tinubu are presently undergoing medical treatment in London. The photos were shared by the United Kingdom APC chapter, on its official page last night. The development was coming days after…

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“Tinubu is fine, hale and hearty, doesn’t need hospitalisation” — Aide

…Says ‘he will be back soon’ The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is fine, hale and hearty, contrary to the widespread rumour of his death. The Media Adviser to Tinubu, Tunde Rahman, gave the clarification in an issued statement yesterday. The statement read in part: ”His Excellency Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is fine. He is hale and hearty. He is not in any hospital. He has no medical problem that would require hospitalisation. “Yes, he is out of the country at the moment. He…

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‘Those who have voiced opposition to Tinubu 2023 project are behind the seccession plan’ – Yoruba Welfare Group

…Says ‘Tinubu 2023’ is the reason behind Yoruba nation agitation The National President of the Yoruba Welfare Group, Comrade Adegoke Alawuje,has revealed that those who are against the coming of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in 2023 are the brains behind the orchestrateded agitation for the Yoruba nation and many other crises in Yoruba land. Picture caption: Comrade Alawuje Comrade Alawuje made the submission at the weekend, when he formally responded to the arrest of the self-atyled Yoruna nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, a.k.a Sunday Igboho, in the Republic of Benin. Recall that…

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2023: APC move against Bola Tinubu presidential ambition

…Plot consensus candidate Opposition groups in the All Progressives Congress, (APC), are reportedly working underground to frustrate the yet-to-be officially announced presidential bid of Bola Ahmed Tinubu. According to reports, the ruling APC had settled for a consensus option for the emergence of party officials at all levels. Recall that in a statement last Wednesday, Secretary of the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, (CECPC), of the party, Senator John Akpanudoedehe, said the reason for the decision is to reduce acrimony ahead of the forthcoming congresses. He added that the party is…

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2023 Presidency: Osinbajo, the ‘ace’ up Tibubu’s sleeve

By Aminu Imam As the race towards the 2023 general election begins to rev up, the process of bringing on board fresh heads for the much-coveted number one position, the Presidency, is in full throttle and politicking for who succeeds the incumbent President, Muhammadu Buhari, who has less than two years remaining in office, has begun in earnest. With gladiators, interest groups and stakeholders clamouring and canvassing for who and what they deem is the way forward for the country given the current challenges, however, the unabashed interest of the…

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Tinubu’s posters flood Abuja as 2023 presidential race hots up

As the race for the 2023 presidential election is gathering momentum, posters of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, have appeared in several parts of Abuja yesterday. The posters, which were seen in strategic locations including the Garki, Central Area, Maitama, Wuse II, the APC National Secretariat and Shehu Shagari Way all located in the nation’s capital, boldly carried the name and picture of the ex-Lagos State governor. The posters appeared in different colours and carried various inscriptions, some of which read: “Tinubu Ne” in Hausa ( meaning…

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Tinubu absent as Buhari visits Lagos

Former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, was conspicuously absent on Thursday when President Muhammadu Buhari visited Lagos. Recall that President Buhari was in Lagos to commission the new Lagos-Ibadan railway project. The President also joined the State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to commission some other laudable projects. The event was well attended by top politicians and other dignitaries like Professor Wole Soyinka, Gov Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo, Sen. Ibikunle Amosun, Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila, Babatunde Raji…

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2023: “Seek Presidential ticket in National Interest”   Group request Osinbajo

…Tells Tinubu to reconsider presidential ambition  As political gladiators strategise ahead of the 2023 Elections, a group of the All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders, Progressive Consolidation Group, (PCG), has requested Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to come out of the closet and seek the nation’s highest office citing National Interest. The group further advised that both President Muhammadu Buhari and Prof. Osinbajo should strike an accord towards achieving that purpose. The PCG also pointedly asked Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the party’s National Leader to reconsider his presidential ambitions in the interest of…

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