Oct 21, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Northern candidates Tinubu can pick as running mates if he joins 2023 presidential race

Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has a number of popular allies in the north who can be added to his team and put to good use if he finally shows interest in the 2023 presidency run.

As a detribalized politician, the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is flanked by many friends from all geopolitical regions of Nigeria who share similar political ideologies .

The former governor of Lagos restricts himself to choosing only bright minds from the same political party as himself, the APC.

With this in mind, a number of powerful northerners are possible candidates for Tinubu’s runner-up, as he would prefer to vote from the region to demonstrate the federal nature of his government.

some if ni All of these northerners have not yet expressed any ambitions to vote in the upcoming parliamentary elections. You are:

  1. Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Boss Mustapha
  2. Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna
  3. Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau
  4. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje
  5. Yakubu Dogara
  6. Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno
  7. Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina
  8. Governor Bello Matawalle von Zamfara
  9. Senator Ali Ndume

The northern legislature reveals why I called Tinubu as Mr. President in Great Britain

Meanwhile, Abubakar Lado Suleja, a member of the House of Representatives, had explained his reason for addressing Tinubu as president when he and some of his colleagues were visiting the former governor of Lagos in London.

Suleja noted that his statement was not attempting to imply that Nigeria had two incumbent presidents.

Instead, the state legislature placed Niger states that his remark was futuristic, which is why he ended it with Insha Allah, which means by God’s grace.

He said that there are expectations and hopes that Tinubu will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in the upcoming 2023 presidential election.

Suleja’s words;

“No, we don’t have two presidents, maybe you have the video didn’t sound very good because when I said Mr. President Insha Allah was obeying it which means by God’s grace.

“We pray that he will become the future President of Nigeria. We only have one president who is President Muhammadu Buhari who is our party’s leader and mentor, but we pray that Asiwaju will be the next President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and pick up where President Buhari leaves off. That’s what I meant. “