It is no more news that the All Progressives Congress APC Leaders have reached out to the Former President, Goodluck Jonathan to dump his Party, PDP for the APC. The National Caretaker Chairman of the Party, Governor Mala Buni led other APC Leaders to visit Goodluck Jonathan and asked him to leave PDP for APC. The Party Leaders Promised to give automatic Presidential ticket to Goodluck Jonathan, if he decides to contest Presidential race under the Platform of the Party.
However, Goodluck Jonathan is yet to accept APC offer but If Jonathan decides to contest the Presidential race, Some Leaders of the Party may likely show their interest to contest for the Position of the Vice President along with Jonathan under the Platform of the Party.
There are some factors to be considered to Pick Vice President for Goodluck Jonathan to contest 2023 Presidential race. Any APC Leader that may be Paired with Goodluck Jonathan should be A Northern Muslim.
One of the Northern APC Leader that may be Paired with Goodluck Jonathan is the Attorney General and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami. Malami is a Present Minister under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. It should be recalled that Malami was one the APC Leaders who has been supporting Buni when Some Leaders clamoured for his removal as Chairman of the Party.
Recently, Jonathan/Malami’s Poster was seen in the North which is an indication that Malami may likely be given Vice Presidential ticket in the Party to contest 2023 Presidential race along with Jonathan. Malami has the nitty gritty to be the Vice President under the Platform of the Party.
APC Leaders in the North will support Jonathan/Malami ticket in 2023, if Jonathan decides to contest decides to contest the Presidential Presidential race.
Another APC Leader that may also be paired with Jonathan as Running mate to contest 2023 Presidential race is the National Caretaker Chairman of the Party, Governor Mai Mala Buni. It should be recalled that Buni visited Jonathan along with other APC Leaders to win his heart into the Party.
It was gathered that Governor Buni was one of the APC Leaders who Pionered the Visitation of other APC Leaders to Jonathan, so as to win his heart into the Party. Therefore, Governor Buni will be A Credible Vice President to Goodluck Jonathan, if Jonathan decides to contest Presidential race under the Platform of the Party. Either Governor Buni or Malami may be Paired as running mate to Jonathan, if he decides to contest 2023 Presidential race under the Platform of the Party.