A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George, has said he will stop to be a Nigerian if national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, become president come 2023.
Tinubu has neither confirmed or denied the rising hypothesis that he’s planning to run within the 2023 presidential election because the flag bearer of the ruling APC.
However showing on Arise TV programme on Friday, George, an elder statesman, questioned why the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has yet to open an investigation into the monetary actions of Tinubu throughout his time as Governor of Lagos state.
He additionally needs the financial crimes commission to look into Tinubu’s alleged involvement with Alpha Beta Consulting, a tax agency.
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“If, by no matter yardstick, he [Tinubu] turns into the pinnacle of state, I’ll stop to be a Nigerian and I’m not joking,” George mentioned.
“I’ve talked about it and I’m nonetheless saying publicly that the EFCC ought to go urgently and examine Alpha Beta Firm owned by him.
“Let me say it in very clear language, to me it’s an insult to de-civilise the individuals of this nation who’re dedicated to nationwide improvement that the likes of him need to run this nation.
“We should make it possible for they examine him. He’s junketing in all places—an insult to the civilised minds who work so arduous on this nation.”