Even though the 2019 presidential election is about 18 months away, Jesusegun Alagbe takes a look at how it is already causing cracks within the ruling All Progressives Congress party
Subtly, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has started making known his intention to run for the presidency in 2019 and in doing so, he has somewhat turned himself into an opposition figure for his own party, the All Progressives Congress.
Recently, in an interview he had with the Voice of America in Hausa, the former Vice-President criticised the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.
In the interview, Atiku complained that he had been dumped by the Buhari-led government, despite spending his resources on ensuring that the President got to power in May 2015. Read more