- Speculations that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will be entering the race for the presidency in the 2023 presidential election are gradually coming to play
- For several weeks media reports, posters, and social media campaign has been making the rounds over his declaration
- However, some sources believe he will not be declaring his presidential intentions due to the presence of his political mentor, Bola Tinubu for the presidential seat
FCT, Abuja – After several weeks of speculations and anxiety over the presidential ambition of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, the die has been cast as Nigeria’s number two citizen is set to declare for the presidency.
The anonymous source also stated the announcement is imminent but refused to state the specificity of his declaration.
2023: Osinbajo will not be contesting – Sources
Legit.ng however gathered that other speculations from separate quarters believe that Yemi Osinbajo will not be contesting for the top seat in Aso Rock.
This is a result of the factor that Asiwaju Bola Tinubu will be contesting for the same position in the 2023 general election. Tinubu over time has been referred to as the political mentor of Osinbajo.
Meanwhile, the national leader of the APC has already informed President Muhammadu Buhari of his intention to contest as he became the first aspirant under the flagship of the party.