The special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political affairs, Babafemi Ojudu says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will soon announce whether or not he will contest for APC’s presidential ticket in 2023. Speaking on Wednesday, January 12, Ojudu said many politicians have been trooping to his office to find out whether or not Osinbajo will run for president in 2023.
The presidential aide gave assurance that the vice president will answer the question very soon. He wrote: My office has become a Mecca of a sort for politicos. Visiting today were two giants of Kano politics Dr Kabir Nakaura and Prof Hafiz Abubakar. Nakaura is a friend and school mate to late President Umaru Yar’Adua from primary school to university . “Professor Abubakar was Deputy Governor in Kano.
The question everyone came to find answer to is will Osinbajo run or will he not run. That question will be answered very soon.” Ojudu’s statement came two days after the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) announced his intention to contest the 2023 presidential election. The APC leader announced his ambition after visiting President Buhari at the Presidential Villa on Monday, January 10.