Politics APC CHAIR: Tinubu Re-strategises as Ikimi, Jaja Emerge Main Contenders -Vanguard



Former Foreign Affairs Minister, Chief Tom Ikimi and erstwhile deputy national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Sam Sam Jaja, have emerged favourite candidates of two major blocs in contention for the office of national chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC.

Two other aspirants, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva, who are also in contention, are being propped up as fall-back options by the two blocs that have been built around the national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and northern governors in the party.

Odigie-Oyegun, who was earlier being promoted by Tinubu, Vanguard learnt, may have lost out in a recent realignment that has seen the Tinubu camp shift allegiance to Sam Jaja.

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Source: Vanguard

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