Ambode’s transfer is coming after Oshiomhole and Osinbajo failed to get Tinubu to let go of the reported rift between him and his protégé.
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has reportedly gone to beg his mentor and nationwide chief of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu.
According to Punch, a supply within the Lagos Governor’s camp confirmed that the assembly held in Abuja.
Another supply additionally mentioned “Yes, it was a part of the efforts we're making from this finish to avoid wasting the celebration from disaster within the state and the nation. The governor got here to beg Tinubu in his residence in Abuja to forgive him. I believe the enchantment helped to scale back the tension and soften the bottom for the governor. It is, nevertheless, troublesome to say if that had ended the disaster.
“Some governors have additionally known as the nationwide chief, pleading with him to avoid wasting their ‘poster boy’ the humiliation of not getting a second term. Their fears are that such improvement in Lagos, which is the financial nerve centre of the nation, could have negative impact on the fortunes of the celebration in different states.”
Oshiomhole, Osinbajo failed
Ambode’s transfer is coming after APC chairman, Adams Oshiomhole and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo failed to get Tinubu to let go of the reported rift between him and his protégé.
The duo have been reportedly requested to settle the misunderstanding, so it is not going to have an effect on the President’s probability of profitable in Lagos, which has the very best variety of registered voters, in 2019.
According to a supply who spoke to Punch, “The National Leader, nevertheless, maintained that there could be wider consultations again home before he would be capable of accede to the request. He mentioned the governor’s matter is past him alone.
“It is troublesome to say what occurred in the course of the second assembly with Osinbajo but it surely appeared the vice-president and Tinubu have been in a position to arrive at a gathering level, which is troublesome to make clear.”
Red sea before Ambode
Also, Tribune lately reported that Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode is being requested to signal some circumstances if he needs to run for a second term.
According to the report, the circumstances would possibly render Ambode ineffective all by his second term if he agrees to them.