Muslim-Muslim Ticket: Tinubu, Shettima, APC have abandoned Northern christians – Ex-SGF Lawal

By George Oshogwe Ogbolu

A former Secretary General of the Federation (SGF) and leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Northern Christians, Babachir David Lawal has accused the ruling party of abandoning them.

Naija News reports that Lawal has been vocally against the decision of the APC presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to field a Muslim-Muslim ticket by picking Senator Kashim Shettima.

Following the outrage that greeted the APC and Tinubu’s decision to field a Muslim-Muslim ticket, the party’s Northern Christians have vowed not to support the party in the 2023 presidential election.

Many chieftains of the ruling APC have called on Tinubu to reach out to aggrieved Christian leaders and appease.

But speaking to The PUNCH, Lawal said neither the party nor its candidates had reached out to the northern Christians.

He added that the APC, Tinubu and Shettima…

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