A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Daniel Bwala has disclosed that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo wouldn’t contest for the presidency in 2023.
Bwala defined that it could be injurious for Osinbajo to run for the Presidency since Bola Tinubu, APC Nationwide Chief had signified curiosity.
Stories had it on Monday that Osinbajo would declare his curiosity to run for the Presidency after the ruling get together’s Nationwide Conference scheduled for February 26, 2021.
However, Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, dismissed such claims, which he described as false and speculative
Bwala confused that opposite to such stories, the Vice President has shot down such strikes.
That includes on Channels Tv’s Politics As we speak on Tuesday, the APC chieftain stated: “Yemi Osinbajo just isn’t operating for President.
“He isn’t .
“I feel I do know the knowledge behind why VP Osinbajo just isn’t operating and he’s taking pictures down each try and level in the direction of that.
“He could have understood that the final precept of fairness and equity is that one good flip deserves one other. He had a principal who supported him for eight years and since Asiwaju (Bola Tinubu) has indicated curiosity, morally, not legally, it could be injurious for the Vice President to precise curiosity.”
Bwala additionally urged Osinbajo to publicly downplay insinuations of operating for the presidency in 2023.
He additionally known as on the Vice President to overtly assist Tinubu’s presidential ambition.
“Secondly, there’s an concept that if somebody has helped you and indicated curiosity, your finest wager is to go about supporting him with the hope that he doesn’t get it, he’ll now throw his weight behind you however you’ll not problem him and I feel that because the Vice President just isn’t , it is crucial that he comes out and downplay his supporters and assist Asiwaju, as a result of when you proceed to depart individuals in limbo, there’s going to be a disaster between your supporters and his supporters,” he stated.
Tinubu lately declared his curiosity to run for the very best political seat in Nigeria.
The previous Lagos State Governor stated changing into Nigeria’s president had been his life-long aspiration.
Whereas Tinubu was governor, Osinbajo was the Lawyer Common of Lagos State earlier than he rose to turn out to be the Vice President of Nigeria in 2015. NAIJATABLOID