VP Osinbajo Pitches Tent With Ogun APC, Dumps Lagos APC

VP Osinbajo Pitches Tent With Ogun APC, Dumps Lagos APC

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has denounced his membership of Lagos All Progressive Congress, this was disclosed by his Media aide, Laolu Akande on Tuesday.

Akande said, his principal has relocated to Ogun State, therefore, seized to be membership of the party in the State, Osinbajo was a chieftain of APC in Lagos with his polling unit at Code 33, Unit 2 Victoria Garden City, Lagos.

Recall, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Monday dismissed the declaration of his hitherto political godson, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, to contest for the 2023 presidential election, stressing that he did not have any son old enough to make such declaration.

Earlier on Monday, Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice-President since May 2015, said that he would want to succeed his principal, Muhammadu Buhari and complete all that the APC government started seven years ago.

Osinbajo and Tinubu have a history as political associates.

Tinubu, as Lagos governor, had in 1999 appointed Osinbajo as Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General of the state, a position the law professor held till 2007.

Osinbajo was a chieftain of the Lagos APC with his polling unit at Code 33, Unit 2 Victoria Garden City, Lagos.

However, Laolu Akande on Tuesday told journalists that the Vice-President had moved his membership to Ogun State when he revalidated his APC Membership status in Ward One, Ikenne, Ogun State on February 9, 2021.

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