One of the political support group for the realization of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu presidential victory in 2023, ‘Ogun State 4 BAT Forum 2023’ has applauded the Asiwaju Bola Tinubu for picking Senator Kashim Shettima as his All Progressives Congress (APC) running mate for 2023 presidential poll.
This was contained in a statement on Tuesday by the Coordinator of the group, Prince Bayo Ogunmeno (Esq) congratulating Tinubu for making wisest decision in picking his running mate.
Ogunmeno, who is an APC leader in Sagamu Remo and NEC member of APC-USA said the choice of Senator Shettima by Asiwaju which is strategic is a recipe to secure majority nothern votes for victory in 2023 presidential election.
Ogunmeno, a lawyer cum politician, who is also Chairman APC-USA, Kansas chapter; Foundation member Ẹgbẹ Ọmọ Yoruba North America; member NADECO Abroad USA and President World Congress Afenifere said, Asiwaju as a veteran politician must had weighed all the options among which is competence, capability, reliability and sterling qualities must have guided his choice.
According to him, “the choice of distinguished Sen. Kashim Shettima as vice presidential candidate is an excellent joint ticket.
“An excellent joint ticket because Shettima is transparent, man of action and capable as Asiwaju pointed out.
“He did well as governor of Borno and did a good pick as a successor in the person of Prof. Umara Zulum.
“The issue of Muslim-Muslim ticket is strategic to win overwhelming vote to earn them victory, and this is not the first time, late MKO Abiola with Baba Gana Kingibe also used it to win massively in 1993 and this is coming again after 30 years”.
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