Lagos - The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has turned down the encomiums poured on him by Ogun-East senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu, Premium Times reports.
Kashamu, who is the Chairman of the Organisation and Mobilisation Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party in the South-West, had last week, described Tinubu as his role model and the architect of modern Nigeria.
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However, Tinubu, in a statement by his media adviser, Sunday Dare, described Kashamu as a pretender who is seeking favour after his party suffered massively at the polls.
The former governor of Lagos State said there was no basis for comparison between himself and Kashamu, adding that he felt insulted by the open letter addressed to him by Kashamu.
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- News 24