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Tinubu opens up on rumours about dumping APC

05 December 2016, 13:01

Lagos - The National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has opened up on the alleged crisis and realignment of new political party ahead of 2019 general elections.

Tinubu, on Monday debunked insinuation that he is aligning to form a new political party said: “In our Journey to national betterment, plans and policies will be made,then amended. Mistakes will occur and then corrected…

“Achievements will be had and replicated. Through it all, I, Asiwaju will remain true to the progressive ideals that fueled the creation of APC”.

The APC leader said he remain devoted to his political life and betterment of the people of Nigeria who voted, watching and praying for the party.

He said: “I have devoted my political life to achieve what has been achieved. My heart is too much of the people and my mind too fixed on establishing a positive historic legacy… rather than engage in destructive pettiness.

“This government, APC, is for the betterment of the people & the national purpose is bigger and more important than any individual’s desires

“This is a party I labored with others to build. We would not abandon it for another. Millions of Nigerians who voted are watching and praying”, he said on his social media account.

News24 reported that all is now set for the proposed mega opposition party in the country

Promoters of the new party have set before the end of March for the formation of the party.

The promoters are wooing politicians across the nation

Those participating in the formation of the new mega party included former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, reports Punch.

Others are leaders of Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party and  some aggrieved chieftains of the APC.

- News 24

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