- APC National leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu paid a visit to to the Chairman, Senate Services Committee, Senator Sani Musa on Saturday morning
- The former governor of Lagos state disclosed that he was impressed with Musa's health status after returning from his medical trip
- Meanwhile, the Niger East Senator returned to the country last week after he travelled out for medical attention
Abuja- The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Saturday morning, January 22, visited a contestant for the party’s National chairmanship, Senator Sani Musa.
Tinubu visited the chairman of the Senate Services Committee in his Maitama, at his Abuja residence, assuring the latter’s contributions to the party will not go in vain, The Nation reports.
The former Lagos Governor, a presidential aspirant on the platform of the APC, said the Niger East senator will surely be rewarded for his contributions to the success of the party in 2015.
According to him:
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“The sacrifices of Distinguished Senator Mohammed Sani Musa for the All Progressives Congress in 2014/2015 will not go in vain, the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress are fully aware. He will be rewarded.”
Orji Kalu says APC belongs to Nigerians not Tinubu
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had previously reported that a former Abia state governor and chief whip of the Nigerian Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu, stated that the ruling APC is owned by the people of Nigeria and not Bola Tinubu.
It was reported that Kalu made the comment while being interviewed by Arise Television on Thursday, January 13.
He made the comment days after Tinubu had visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, and told him of his ambition to contest the presidency in the 2023 general elections.
APC chieftain Bisi Akande reveals Buhari's failed promise to Tinubu in 2015
In another report, former interim chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi Akande, on Thursday, December 9, 2021, narrated how President Muhammadu Buhari promised but failed to pick Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as his running mate in the 2015 election.
Akande who is also a former governor of Osun state made the revelation in his autobiography, “My Participations”, which was launched in Lagos on Thursday.
He said Tinubu was instrumental to the emergence of Osinbajo as running mate to Buhari after he was formally dropped and asked to submit three names from the southwest from which Buhari would pick one.