In spite of the fact that former President Olusegun Obasanjo, a retired army General and others, were said to have ganged up to forestall the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, he appears confident of beating Atiku Abubakar, his closest rival and the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential Candidate in the 2019 Presidential election.
The rumour making the rounds that Ahmed Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos state, popular, Jagaban and National leader of the APC, who was instrumental to the defeat of former President Goodluck Jonathan of the PDP in the 2015 election had turned his back to Head the Buhari National Campaign Organisation may have strengthened the bond between the duo as they appear frequently together in public functions these days to disabuse people’s mind that there is no crack in APC.
At the launching of the National Forum of the National Committee of Buhari Support Group, Tinubu had declared that ”Buhari would win because he had turned around the fortunes of the economy for good”
The former Lagos state governor and political tactician said the current President is committed to laying the necessary foundation that would transform the economy of this country In, noting that he is
The renewed bond of
Lai Mohammed, minister of Information and Culture at a recent interactive session at Abuja had alluded that the National Assembly Lawmakers had attracted public sympathy towards
”The unruly action has provided the platform for Buhari, to win the 2019 election and APC, to assert its majority in the National Assembly”, he said. The minister noted that despite their opposition to embarrass him, ”Buhari remained dignified and Presidential”, stating that ”everything so far points to the fact the APC Presidential Candidate would record a landslide victory in the 2019 polls”.
Aminu Goroyo, the President of the Association said they were encouraged to do
The Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria,
Etuh said EPSAN, has every reason to support Buhari, the APC , Presidential Candidate re-election bid because of his financial support to farmers, noting that before 2015, the country had only four functional Fertiliser plants which was not enough to serve the need of farmers but had grown to about 30 plants in the last thhree and half years, no thanks to Buhari.
An elated Etuh disclosed that Buhari had made a yearly saving of N120 million for the country through Fertiliser subsidy since he assumed office in 2015 and therefore should be re-elected in the 2019 polls. Godwin Emefiele, the governor of CBN, noted that since Buhari came up with the Anchor Borrowers policy on November 17, 2015, it has resulted in the savings of $800 million.
Atiku supporters would want Nigerians to ignore the propaganda of the APC and
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