As Lawal, Dogara , others rally Northern Christians to dismiss Tinubu/Shettima joint Muslim ticket
By Henry Umoru, ABUJA
In front of 2023 general and Presidential races, Northern Christians have dismissed in entirety the Muslim/Ticket of the decision All Progressives Congress, APC that has created Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as the Presidential up-and-comer and Senator Kashim Shettima as the running mate, portraying the activity as a plan to financially and olitically minimize Northern Christians.
The choice which was taken Friday at Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja during the APC Northern Christians Leader Summit related to Christians from the north is a serious sign that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his running mate Sen Shettima Kashim would confront the colossal undertaking persuading christains of northern extraction to decide in favor of them in the 2023 survey.
The Christian chiefs have promised that no Christian would decide in favor of the current plan of the APC
Talking as the Chairman of the occasion which has Christians drawn from the Nineteen Northern States, previous Secretary to the public authority of the league (SGF), Engr Babachir Lawal who noticed that the Muslim ticket was an expansion of the rejection of christains from the plan of things in the nation, but focused on that the action would upset the harmony and social improvement of the country, he contended that the Muslim ticket remains part of the underground plot to Islamise the country.
Babachir who gave a definite reference of the underestimation of christains in the APC NWC, Federal chief committee (FEC), state and government possessed establishments of learnings in the nation, charged christains in the north as well as the whole country not to be bamboozled the APC initiative on the Muslim ticket since issues of religion can’t be unveil from the legislative issues of the country.
He said, “We are not the ones that began this battle. APC began it. They ought to be prepared to convey this cross. We are available to conversation with whoever examine with chrustain local area sincerely.”
On his part as the Guest Speaker, previous Speaker, Federal House of Representatives, Honorable Yakubu Dogara who talked along these lines, depicted as “foolishness” the contention that the decision of Shettima depended on thought of capability instead of his strict leanings.
As per Dogara, despite his adoration for Tinubu, the contention that christians votes wouldn’t consider that of the Muslims comes up short on legitimate premise as Nigerians regardless of their strict leanings had guaranteed the development of previous president Goodlick Jonathan and Olusegun Obasanjo before.