- Senator Shehu Sani has reacted to the appointment of Aliko Dangote as a member of the APC presidential campaign council
- The senator said the appointment by the ruling party should be taken with a pinch of salt
- He tactically warned Dangote against accepting the appointment by the APC
The senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial district has reacted to the recent news on the appointment of Nigeria's businessman, Aliko Dangote; oil mogul, Femi Otedola; and Bola Tinubu on the list of presidential campaign council by the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Sani in a tweet on Friday, December 28, said the appointment by the ruling party should be taken with a pinch of salt.
The senator also advised Dangote to continue with his businesses rather than joining the ruling party ahead of the 2019 presidential election.
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Read his tweet below:
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that the APC appointed Dangote and Otedola as members of its presidential campaign council for the 2019 elections.
The presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, in a statement disclosed the details of the appointment in a full list of all appointees.
The statement said Tinubu, who will be co-chairing the council while the president chairs it, is part of the special advisory committee to President Buhari.
Some other members of the committee include Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Dangote, Otedola, Senator Ahmed Lawan among others.
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