*The All Progressives Congress, APC are in a tight polical fix as international and medical pressure mounts on President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election come 2019.
* APC are trying to rally Ribadu, pioneer Chairman, Economy And Financial Crimes Commision, EFCC, to fit into the President’s shoes.
All indications are pointing to a flurry of desperate activities by some APC strong stakeholders deliberating on the candidate that woul be acceptable to the general masses in 2019 presidential election if President Buhari eventually comply to international community pressure not to recontest in 2019
This development surfaced after the return of President Buhari from a 10-day leave from London where he had secret meeting with some dignitaries on why he may not further his presidential ambition beyond 2019.
Further revelation gathered states that President Buhari’s decision is based on what has been advised by his medical health team and not any pressure from anyone or group of people.
On this development, the APC hierarchy who has being acquinted with this have being jostling for a sellable product to retain the presidency in 2019. But from all indications, the name of NUHU RIBADU, the pioneer chairman of EFCC has topped the most preffered candidates on the list to succeed President Buhari.
These party bigwigs are at crossroad on what strategy to employ not to cause further crackdown of the party.
Lodega cannot independently confirm the development as this position has not be stated officially by the Presidency of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
It could be recalled that Governor Tambuwal of Sokoto State stated a few days ago that President Buhari was very ill and advised for the President not to re-run come 2019.
The former Speaker House Of Representatives also accused the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC of running and hijacking the Buhari Government by cabals within the party.