Friday, December 28, 2018

2019: Dangote, Otedola In Buhari’s Campaign Council

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote and oil magnet, Femi Otedola have been named as members of advisory committee for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina in a statement in Abuja, today said President Buhari will chair the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential council for his re-election.

According to the statement, the former Lagos State Governor and national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu will serve as co-chair, while the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has been re-appointed as the Director-General.

Aside Dangote and Otedola, other members of the advisory committee to the president are the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo who is also one of the vice chairmen of the campaign council, the Senate leader, Ahmed Lawan, the House of Representatives leader, Femi Gbajabiamila and the APC national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.