The political gang-up against President Buhari ripens

The political gang-up against President Buhari ripens

President Buhari seem overwhelmed by intrigues rocking the All Progressive Congress.

This is as strong indications have emerged of mass defection that will soon hit the South-West block of APC

It was gathered that many APC members loyal to Bola Tinubu, are waiting for his directive before dumping the party.

High-profile political meetings are being held across party lines to fine-tune strategies for the emergence of an alternative political party.

Confirming this development, Senator Adesoji Akanbi said Nigerians would soon see the outcome of the new political alliances and realignments.

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“Personally, someone like me is a committed member of the APC and I still have my leader.

“Politics is about the grass roots.

“I am from the South-West and we have a way of doing our thing.

“We still have a leader.

“We will form a new party. I have not mentioned any name but whatever it is, it is going to be a collective decision.”

Recall that APC had suspended Timi Frank, who was the Deputy National Publicity Secretary, for anti-party activities.

Mr. Timi Frank, hinted of “Major political re-alignments” in this country.

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Confirming the political realignments, APC’s National Vice-Chairman (South-South), Hilliard Eta, said the party was fully aware of subterranean moves by some individuals.

Eta added, “You know, in political parties, the concept that operates is the concept of free entry and free exit.

“We are aware of the subterranean moves being made by those who want to defect.

“They started by trying to divide the party to pave the way for them to defect but we remain strong.

“If they want to form a new party, good luck to them; we will meet in the field in 2019.