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Buhari picks Osibajo as running mate

17 December 2014, 11:07

Lagos - After five days of  political horse trading,  the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC),  Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced  former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State, Professor Yemi Osibajo,as his running mate for the 2015 election, reports Leadership.

Osibajo emerged from an expanded list of Christian vice-presidential hopefuls from the South-west after a meeting of the leadership of the party on Tuesday.

Also read: Buhari to announce running mate on Wednesday

Osibajo is a pastor with the Redeemed Church,

The announcement ends days of high-wire politics that have dogged the choice of Buhari's running mate.

Read more at Leadership.

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