President Bola Tinubu, VP Kashim Shettima Told to Immediately Resign

President Bola Tinubu, VP Kashim Shettima Told to Immediately Resign

  • Peter Obi's running mate in the February 2023 election, Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, has asked President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to step down
  • The Labour Party (LP) also called on Kashim Shettima, the vice-president (VP) of Nigeria, to resign
  • Baba-Ahmed said Nigeria should conduct another election because Messrs Tinubu and Shettima "were fraudulently sworn in" on May 29 journalist Ridwan Adeola Yusuf has over 6-year-experience covering politics in Nigeria

FCT, Abuja - Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, the vice-presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the February poll, has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his vice, Kashim Shettima, to resign without delay.

Baba-Ahmed made this call in a recent interview on Arise Television.

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LP's Baba-Ahmed has been very critical of the Tinubu administration. Photo credit: Kashim Shettima
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"APC are cheats": Baba-Ahmed

The former senator described the electoral victory of Tinubu/Shettima as a 'fraud', while also branding their inauguration as "unconstitutional".

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Baba-Ahmed asked the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio, to conduct another presidential election.

In the interview, the LP chieftain seriously lambasted the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

His words:

“Labour Party won the 2023 presidential elections; no doubt about it. They (APC) are cheats, they are bullies and they have taken full advantage of the situation in Nigeria.
“Can Tinubu and Shettima just resign and let the Senate President conduct another election? They were fraudulently sworn in, and we will not work with an illegitimate government.
"If it is not constitutional, we are not touching it.”

Cleric calls for Tinubu's resignation

Earlier, reported that the spiritual leader of the Holy Ghost Mountain Zion City of Miracle for All Nations, Prophet David Yahweh, asked Tinubu to resign as President.

The cleric asked Tinubu to resign due to ceaseless mindless killings by non-state actors.

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Tinubu risks being disgraced from office - Frank also reported that a prominent opposition figure, Timi Frank, called on President Tinubu to step down before the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of the United States reveal his past actions and background, potentially causing embarrassment.

Frank questioned why Tinubu would allegedly try to obstruct the FBI and CIA from releasing information about him if he had nothing to conceal.


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