The Particular Adviser on Political Issues to the President,Workplace of the Vice President, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, on Monday cries out over perceived plot to trigger crack divisive politics within the southwest and create dispute between the nationwide chief of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo within the race for the 2023 presidential ticket of the ruling APC for the final elections. Ojodu decried the pairing of representatives of the Tinubu marketing campaign group and Osinbajo’s marketing campaign for discussions on Channels Tv on Monday, in addition to Every day Unbiased publication of similar characteristic.
The S.A. to the President said that the Vice President and his workplace aren’t conscious of the marketing campaign group or endorse the divisive engagement and information experiences. Ojodu stated that Tinubu and Osinbajo are members of similar the social gathering. He added that the VP regards Tinubu as a revered chief.
Ojodu in a press release on Monday declared: “My consideration has been drawn to a media engagement on Channels TV this morning and a front-page story of Every day Unbiased immediately.
“On the Channels TV Dawn programme, two individuals supposedly representing Asiwaju Assist Group and Osinbajo Assist Group had been pitched in opposition to one another.
“However, Every day Unbiased ran a headline thus:
“2023 Presidency: Osinbajo On A Collision Course With Tinubu, Pushes To Succeed Buhari.”
Ojodu declared that it’s incumbent on him to state emphatically that “neither the Vice President nor his workplace is conscious of this or endorse this sort of a divisive engagement and information experiences.
“Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are members of similar social gathering. “Osinbajo regards Tinubu as a revered chief of a political household to which he belongs and can, due to this fact, not for any purpose endorse an endeavor that seeks to pitch them in opposition to one another.”
Ojodu additional said: “We’re not unaware of some individuals who might need to foist a crack amongst our leaders.
“Such an try is abortive. Osinbajo and Tinubu’s relationship dates approach again and it shall proceed to wax sturdy.
“Let me due to this fact name on people and media homes engaged on this act to desist from doing so.
“The APC stays one single, indivisible social gathering and Osinbajo stays a loyal member of the social gathering who respects each the social gathering construction in addition to its management.”
Ojodu added that the INEC has not given a go forward but for politicking in direction of 2023.
“As a law-abiding citizen, Osinbajo won’t begin any act on this regard till INEC blows the whistle, and in any case the VP has not indicated curiosity within the 2023 elections,” Ojodu stated.
He asserted the whereas appreciating people who’re clamoring for Osinbajo to contest for the president in 2023, the VP workplace, nevertheless, needs to plead that they need to not draw Osinbajo or permit themselves into an pointless and precipitous controversy.
“We welcome our nice chief, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, again into the nation. As a terrific democrat himself, he will definitely welcome politics with out bitterness and divisiveness. We want him good well being, lengthy life and prosperity,” Babafemi Ojodu declared.
Nevertheless, Ojodu didn’t say something concerning the subsequent transfer of the vice chairman or his workplace to cease individuals from mobilizing help for him or participating the general public in picture administration of Prof. Osinbajo for the 2023 presidential race on the platform of the APC.