Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the APC’s presidential candidate, are allegedly “working together,” according to Senator Kabiru Gaya.

NewsReport gathered that the Kano senator claimed that Tinubu visited Osinbajo at his home and solicited his support after declaring himself the candidate of the ruling party, according to Daily Trust.

VP Osinbajo is still a member of the APC presidential campaign team for the 2023 elections, according to Senator Gaya. Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu are shown in the photo.

Senator Gaya added that contrary to reports making the rounds, the vice president was not sidelined in the formation of the APC presidential campaign team.

“I am a member of Tinubu campaign team, so the issue of sidelining anyone does not arise. Even the president has said he wants Osinbajo to be with him in running the affairs of the country to ensure seamless handover.

“There is nothing like Osinbajo is sidelined because after the primaries, we were in Osinbajo’s house when Tinubu came and said he needed our support. We had over two hours’ discussion.

They are working together. Politics should not divide us,” Gaya, who served as the Director-General of the support groups of Osinbajo during the primaries, said

Gaya who spoke to newsmen in Kano reiterated that Osinbajo remained committed to the presidential ambition of the APC candidate, Tinubu. He expressed optimism the APC would sweep the votes in all the electoral positions in Kano state, predicting that the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) would come second while the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would come third.

According to the senator, APC is not worried by the growing strength of the NNPP. Pro-Osinbajo group asks Fani-Kayode to apologize to Nigerians for supporting Muslim-Muslim ticket In another report, a group of legal practitioners under the auspices of the ‘Progressive Lawyers for Osinbajo’ have called on the director of new media of Tinubu/Shettima Presidential Campaign Council, Femi Fani-Kayode, to apologize to Nigerians. The lawyers said Fani-Kayode ought to tender an apology for recanting his advocacy against a Muslim-Muslim ticket because he was given a role in the APC presidential campaign team.

The call was contained in a statement issued by the group’s publicity secretary, Barr. Tom Adoji, in Abuja on Monday, October 10 in reaction to a recent newspaper article where Fani-Kayode called on Osinbajo to support the APC’s Muslim-Muslim ticket




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