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“Don’t discuss that one with me” Tinubu reacts to Buhari 2019 ambition



Support Lawan, Gbajabiamila Or Leave, Tinubu Warns APC Lawmakers

Former Lagos State Governor Chief Bola Tinubu, on Monday refused speak about the clamour for President Muhammadu Buhari to seek reelection in 2019.

Tinubu, A chieftain of the All Progressives People’s Party (APC), told journalists not to discuss the issue of Buhari’s 2019 anticipatory reelection bid with him.

Tinubu said this while addressing State House Correspondents after meeting behind closed doors with Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

When asked whether he agrees with different groups and individuals calling on Buhari to seek re-election in 2019, Tinubu responded, “Don’t discuss that one with me.”

Naija News recalls that this is Tinubu’s first visit to the Villa since Buhari returned from his medical trip on August 19.

As one of the greatest political strategists and kingmaker in Nigeria, Tinubu might be nursing the idea of becoming the king come 2019.