The nationwide leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Friday said he was engaged on a e-e-book that can detail how his birthday party eliminated former President Goodluck Jonathan from place of business.
Tinubu reportedly played an instrumental perform in the merger of the movement Congress of Nigeria, Congress for revolutionary alternate and All Nigeria Peoples birthday party to kind the APC that provided President Muhammadu Buhari as candidate.
Buhari removed an incumbent President from place of work in 2015.
talking on the launch of “in opposition to the Run of Play”, a guide authored with the help of Chairman, ThisDay Editorial Board, Olusegun Adeniyi, Tinubu mentioned he would quick expose how the APC defeated the Peoples Democratic party within the closing presidential election.
Tinubu, who was once represented at the journey by means of using his media aide, Mr. Tunde Rahman, additionally noted that he played a big function within the emergence of Prof. Yemi Osinbajo as Nigeria’s Vice-President.
He stated folks must no longer dwell on his lack of the vice-presidential seat however on the achievements of Osinbajo, whom he had nominated for the location.
Rahman mentioned, “Some have mentioned that they are going to inform their story, Asiwaju is also engaged on his personal e guide to tell his account of what transpired.
“to inform how he was once as soon as able to mildew the APC to the extent that it was once once able to u.s.a. an incumbent president for the principle time inside the historical past of our up to date politics.
“The account of what transpired as suggested by way of Bola Ahmed Tinubu inside the book and as presented in some newspapers isn’t about him shedding the vice-presidency and the eventual vice-president rising, because the reviewer has put it.
“Asiwaju spoke in greater context in that information, and when persons are making feedback, they will have to talk with the context all the way through which he spoke. If they’re saying that Asiwaju misplaced the vice-presidency and that a vice-president emerged, where did he emerge from? Who nominated the vice-president?
“I’d like to claim that even the vice-president has stated on some situations that a yes political leader from the South-West nominated him for the job and we all know who which is.
“That nomination has been an excellent possibility from the whole glorious concerns the vice-president has been doing.”