Tinubu Appoints Shettima As running Mate for 2023 Presidential election
Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appointed a former Governor of Borno state, Senator Kashim Shettima as his running mate.
Tinubu’s action followed the withdrawal of his running mate, Ibrahim Kabir Masari from the race.
According to reports by Vanguard, the APC candidate disclosed the choice of Shettima on Sunday in Daura, Katsina state shortly after paying a Sallah homage on President Muhammadu Buhari.
Senator Shettima is former Governor of Borno State and a close associate of Tinubu who has been a staunch supporter and campaigner for the choice of Tinubu as the next President of Nigeria, said Bayo Onanuga, Director, Media and Communication
Tinubu Campaign Organization
“He toured many states with Tinubu since December 2021 where he addressed party delegates and mobilized support for the former Governor of Lagos State”, he said