Following the news that the All Progressive Congress planned to pair Ex-President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan of the All Progressive Congress, APC with the current Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai for the 2023 Presidential ticket, mixed reactions have trailed this strange combination of Politicians.
No doubt this news came as a shock to many Nigerians especially to the supporters of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP as the Former President of Nigeria who was also a member of the People’s Democratic Party, is to pair with Nasir El-Rufai of the All Progressive Congress. Wait a minute, didn’t El-Rufai of the All Progressive Congress campaign against Jonathan’s second term? Why would APC plan this strategic movement?
Aisha Yesufu a Nigerian socio-political activist and a co-covener of the Bring Back Our Girls Movement have also reacted to the news on her Twitter platform, she tweeted Smart plan! Those who are angry Jonathan wasn’t voted will have opportunity. Many gullible ones will be told he is back to restore cost of things to where it used to be. Niger/Delta will again have opportunity. For the North he has only one term. Nigeria continues to lose!