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2019: The UNTOLD Powerplay, Intrigue, Battle Of Cabals That Stirred Oyegun vs Tinubu's Crisis; You'll Be Shocked

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A critical analysis of the recent political crisis brewing with the top ranks of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has been linke...

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A critical analysis of the recent political crisis brewing with the top ranks of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has been linked to the powerplay, intrigue, and the battle between major cabals that will eventually shape the outcome of the 2019 general election.

The Punch Newspaper this morning in a very depth analyses of the crisis that have ensued with the top ranks of the APC highlighted some behind-the-scene powerplays, which all were just about who becomes what in 2019.

The Punch Newspaper's Accounted that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu undoubtedly is the biggest partner in the current political arrangement within the All Progressives Congress, having  x-rayed his influence and achievements within the last 17 years of return of Nigeria to democracy.


But recently, the fallout of the APC’s governorship primary in Ondo State has snowballed into crisis within the party and thrown up political intrigues capable of damaging its chances in the forthcoming Ondo Governorship election and even the 2019 general elections.

Tinubu, had in a communiqué from his media office on Sunday, called for the resignation of the National Chairman of the APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, saying he had “dealt a heavy blow to the very party he professes to lead” by derailing from the path of progressives.

Oyegun has, however, declined to comment on Tinubu’s statement, saying he would need to consult before replying the party’s national leader, which political experts have described as understandable, considering that the latter had played a big role in the former’s emergence as the party’s national chairman.

A lawyer and political analyst, Yemi Adetoyinbo, who linked the crisis in the party to its governorship primary in Ondo State, said it was clear that Tinubu was still angry that his godson, Dr. Olusegun Abraham, lost the election to the eventual winner, Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN).

Akeredolu had 669 votes to put Abraham in second place with 635 votes.

“The election was seen to be transparent by the media but there was inkling that there would be issues when the party’s chairmen in Ondo East and Ondo West local government areas, Akintunde Samuel and Adeola Ademulegun, respectively, submitted a petition that their delegates had been replaced but the election had to go on,” he said.

“Tinubu had endorsed Abraham but others had ganged up against his godson to make sure that he was defeated, until the presidency met with them in Abuja and a list of delegates was given to them. But when the votes were cast eventually, Abraham had 635 votes and Akeredolu led with 669 votes. Olusola Oke came third and Prof. Ajayi Boroffice came fourth.

“We heard that Tinubu had guaranteed 805 votes for Abraham but that was not possible because the Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, decided to work for Oke because of his Special Adviser on Environment, Bola Ilori, who was his running mate.”

Therefore, following allegations by some party members including Oke, who specifically alleged that some names of the delegates were removed from the delegates’ list while non-delegates were allegedly allowed to vote, the APC set up a three-person Appeal Panel Committee, headed by Mrs. Helen Bendega.

Two of the committee members, which represented the majority, voted that the primary election won by Akeredolu should be cancelled and that a fresh one be organised.

The committee’s report was then submitted to the party’s National Working Committee, headed by Odigie-Oyegun, which upheld the primary and dismissed the report.

But reports that later came suggested that six out of 11 NWC members present at the meeting had voted in favour of the committee’s report and that Odigie-Oyegun had deceived the NWC by leaving to submit Akeredolu’s name to the Independent National Electoral Commission while they were praying or under the guise that he was visiting the toilet.

One of those said to have voted that the Appeal Panel Committee’s report be dismissed was the party’s National Legal Adviser, Muiz Banire (SAN), who had argued that there was no documentary evidence to support all the allegations put forward except oral accounts.

In a five-page letter to Odigie-Oyegun, Banire had recommended “the rejection of the recommendations of the Appeal Committee and the dismissal of the petitions as same are lacking in merit.”

However, Tinubu’s communiqué has enhanced the fault lines within the ruling party to make them bigger.

Analysts close to the APC say there are two major cabals and possibly three operating within the party, with Tinubu on one side, President Muhammadu Buhari on another and former Vice President and presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar on the third.

They say Oyegun, even though, has Tinubu to thank for his position, had acted the script of the Presidency’s cabal when he submitted Akeredolu’s name to INEC.

A source in the APC confirmed that Buhari had earlier promised to support the former NBA President, who was one of the President’s foot soldiers during the 2015 electioneering as a member of the presidential campaign committee, which was headed by the former Governor of Rivers State, now Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.

So Amaechi is said to belong to the Presidency’s cabal along with the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN); Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State; and Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State.

Meanwhile, on the other hand is the Tinubu faction with elders of the party like its former Chairman, Chief Bisi Akande, and former Ogun State Governor, Chief Olusegun Osoba. Then the third cabal in the party is said to belong to Atiku, who has a leg in each of the other factions and still calls some shots in the PDP.

Adetoyinbo said, “We have the Presidency’s group and the Tinubu camp. What everyone did was to defeat the candidate of Tinubu. The Presidency and his team allegedly came together to ensure Akeredolu emerged winner at the Ondo APC governorship primary.

“It means that it is now a battle between the President and Tinubu and Oyegun is allegedly with the Presidency while Tinubu is on his own. So if anybody will remove Oyegun, it will have to be the President and there is no way Buhari will remove because he is enjoying his loyalty to him instead of to Tinubu, his benefactor.

“It is like a chess game, you hold your own tail and shake Tinubu’s hand while you go behind to plan against him.”

Analysts believe that President Buhari’s moves suggest that he is laying the foundation for his re-election or for the election of the person he will nominate to succeed him should he wish to pass the opportunity to go for second term to someone else.

A political analyst, Mr. Segun Balogun, said, “It appears that Buhari’s camp is after two things: one, cutting Tiinubus’ wings and two, laying the groundwork for himself or the candidate that he will anoint ahead of 2019 presidential election.

“Tinubu did not support the nominations of Fashola and Fayemi as ministers but he picked them to work with him all the same and that has won him their loyalty and broken Tinubu’s influence on them and in the region. So it is a game that will get really interesting later. Gradually, Tinubu is being demystified and the situation will repeat itself henceforth. It used to be suicidal for party members to challenge Tinubu’s anointed candidate but many people will start to do so now because some others have done it successfully.”

Also, Adetoyinbo said the Presidency’s cabal has limited Tinubu’s influence to the South-West, where it is also being threatened.

“Tinubu still has the support of Akande and Osoba, so his influence is more regional now, limited to the western region and even in the region, there is a crack. Amosun never supported Senator Adeola Solomon (YAYI) from Lagos to be anointed to succeed him as Governor of Ogun State because he is already grooming his own candidate to replace him in office.

 “Tinubu nominated Wale Edun, who was his Commissioner for Finance when he was governor, to be Buhari’s Minister of Finance, but Amosun nominated Kemi Adeosun. Edun and Adeosun are both from Ogun State but Amosun convinced Buhari that Adeosun did well as his commissioner and would do well as minister.

“She is the daughter to the late Oluwole Adeosun, the renowned economist and former Managing Director of First Bank of Nigeria Plc. And Amosun, as an accountant, trusts Adeosun, so it will be difficult to remove her despite the economic crisis.

“So the practice by Tinubu to always want to plant people everywhere may not work every time as it has shown in Ondo and the National Assembly, where his candidates for the positions of Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Senator Ahmed Lawan and Femi Gbajabiamila, lost out to Dr. Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara.

“Buhari is now creating his own political structure; he had none as of the time he vied to become the President because he was never a politician. So this politics will go on until 2019.”

According to Adetoyinbo, the intrigues that the APC crisis could throw up before 2019 could see Tinubu working with Atiku or Rabiu Kwankwaso, former Governor of Kano State, who is also interested in becoming the President of Nigeria someday.

He said, “They are trying to checkmate Tinubu, but if the situation continues like this, he is likely to support another candidate in 2019 and they may use one of the new parties. This is because Tinubu is not likely to run for the position himself.

“Atiku wants to be President by all means and he is working in-between the APC and the PDP and funding candidates here and there. The problem now is that Tinubu wants to be a supremo, the power broker and for Buhari to be under him. He wants to be the authentic party leader and not just a ceremonial national leader; he wants to sit down at meetings, take charge and give orders to the President but Buhari will not agree to that.

“But Kwankwaso will still want to contest and Saraki as well; all of them, including Tinubu are showing interests in new parties now. Atiku is still keeping his Peoples Democratic Movement in the cooler despite being in the APC and still funding candidates in the PDP.

“Tinubu has fielded Atiku as presidential aspirant for the ACN before and he can do it again because there is no permanent friend or enemy in politics. The two of them can still work together in 2019. Even Kwankwaso may work with Tinubu tomorrow as things stand because Tinubu will not likely support the return of Buhari for second term in office. Tinubu believes that he should be able to call the shots and anoint candidates.”

If Tinubu chooses any of the options highlighted by Adetoyinbo, it will throw up a stiff contest between the APC; the PDP, particularly, if its two factions are able to unite; and a new party that is likely to have the backing of the APC National Leader and either Atiku or Kwankwaso.

A similar situation is already playing out in Ondo State ahead of the governorship election, where Oke and his political structure are said to have almost finalised their move to Action Alliance, should Akeredolu remain the APC candidate for the election.

Oke is banking on the support of Abraham and Boroffice to defeat Akeredolu and the candidate of the PDP, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede (SAN).

Both Balogun and Adetoyinbo’s advice is that Tinubu and Buhari should close ranks and resolve the crisis in the party, describing the power of the Presidency as difficult to beat into submission.

“Buhari has the power of the Presidency and does not mind to step on toes, so even tomorrow, we can see Tinubu being hounded by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission because Buhari doesn’t believe there is any powerful toe that cannot be stepped on,” Adetoyinbo said.

Balogun said, “It will be difficult for Tinubu to win the war because even the people with him can switch alliances tomorrow and align with the Presidency because of the benefits that the office can provide.”

A member of the APC, Mr. Niyi Ajidahun, said the solution to the crisis was to have a fresh primary.

“I’m not comfortable with everything going on in the party but I think that we should cancel the primary and have a fresh one,” he said.

“Why should some people sit in Abuja and doctor the delegates’ list and say we have no resources to conduct a fresh primary? And without the support of Oke, Boroffice and Abraham in the Ondo governorship poll, I don’t think Akeredolu can win.”

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Samuel Okoronkwo.,1,Barrister Gboyega Oguntuase,1,Barrister Jimoh Ibrahim,1,Barrister Osuagwu Ugochukwu.,1,Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi,1,Barrister Solomon Dalong,2,Barry Mpigi,1,Bashir Rimi-Zaya,1,Bashiru Ayedun,1,Basil Udotai,2,Bassey Okon Akpanyung.,1,bayelsa,2,Bayse One Checkmate plaza,1,BBC,10,BBOG,2,BBOG IN SAMBISA FOREAST,1,BCAN,1,Beer Helps Prevent Heart Attack,1,Belgium,1,Bello DANHAJIYA,1,Bello Matawalle,1,Bello Rabiu Babura,1,Ben Akabueze,2,Ben Amodu,1,Ben Ayade,21,Ben Bruce,7,Ben Efeturi,1,Ben Kure,1,Ben Mellor,1,Ben Murray Bruce,3,Ben Murray-Bruce,2,Ben Nwabueze,1,Ben Obi,1,Ben Uwajumogu,2,Benedict Ayade,2,Benedict Efeturi,21,Benedict Peters,1,BeniCity,1,Benin,1,Benjamin Uwajumogu,1,Bennedict Efeturi.,3,Benue,5,Bhumibol Adulyadej,1,Biafra,18,Bibilari Elebuibon,1,Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,1,Bill Clinton,2,Bill Gates,1,Bill Gulley,1,Bill Shorten,1,Binta Nyako,2,Biodun Ogunyemi,2,Bishop Emmanuel Esezobor,1,Bishop Etekamba Duke,2,Bishop Fireman Dapada,1,Bishop Manoso,1,Bishop Matthew Kukah,2,Bishop Seun Adeoye,1,Bisi Akande,8,Bisi Alimi,1,Bisi Osinbajo,1,Bismarck Rewane,1,Bisong Otu,1,Bitcoin,1,Biyi Poroye,2,Bizarre,1,Black Trituium,1,Blessing Okagbare,1,Blogger,1,Bloomberg Billionaires’ Index.,1,Bloomberg LP.,1,Bob Katter,1,Bobboi Kaigama,2,Boboye Oyeyemi,1,Bode George,11,Boeing 737,1,Boge George,1,Boko Hara,5,Boko Haram,183,Boko Haram Detainess,1,Boko Haram leader,1,Boko Haram sect,1,Boko Haram Shekau,1,Boko Haram sponsor,1,Boko Haram Terrorists,2,Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs),1,Boko Harm,1,Bola Ahmed Tinubu,44,Bola Ilori,6,Bola Shagaya,1,Bola Tinubu,88,Bola Tinubu's 64th birthday,1,Bolaino Akwenuke,1,Bolaji Abdullahi,5,Bolaji Waheed,1,Bomb Blast,1,Bomb Blast In Adamawa,2,Bomb Blast in UNIMAID,4,Bomb Scare In Abuja,1,Boris Johnson,1,Born Cassius Marcellus Clay,1,borno,2,Boukar Kaou,1,Boyloafs,1,BREAKING,10,Breaking News,33,Brexit,4,Bride Runs Out Of Wedding Reception,1,Bridget Agbaheme,1,Bridget Agbahime,1,Brig-Gen. 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Hamid Ali,1,Col. Hammed Ali,1,Colonel Sambo Dasuki.,1,Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman,2,Colonel Sanni Bello,2,Columnist,8,Commercial Bank of China Ltd,1,Committee for the Defence of Women's Rights,1,communal crisis between Okujagu community and Okulu both in Okrika,1,Computer Village in Ikeja,2,Comrade Emma Ademokun,1,Comrade Ibrahim Abubakar,1,Comrade Ikpa Isaac,1,Comrade Israel Ade Adeshola,1,Comrade Ola Oni,1,Comrade Oladipo John­son,1,Comrade Uchenna Madu,1,Concealed Human Head in Bread,1,Confederation of African Football,1,Conference of Nigeria Political Parties,1,Congress for Progressives Change,1,Conjoin In Ibadan,1,Constancia Okomo,1,Constitutional And Electoral Reforms Committee,1,Copa Coca-Cola Nigeria 2016,1,Corporal Hassan Aminu,1,CORPORATE AFFAIRS COMMISSION,1,Corrupt Judges,7,Corruption,2,COSEG,1,COSPIN,1,Cossy Orjiako,1,Cossy Orjiakor,1,Coup,1,Covenant University,1,COWBELLPEDIA,2,Cowrie Rugby Football club,1,CP Austin Iwar,1,CPC,1,CRC Monitor And Alerts,1,creation of sleeper ISIS training cells,1,Credit Bureau Limited,2,Cri,1,Crim,1,Crime,1452,Crime National,2,Crime.,42,Crimem National,1,Crimes,44,Crisis,1,Cristian Ronaldo,1,Cristiano Ronaldo,1,Cross River,2,Cross River University of Technology,1,Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH),2,Crrime,2,Crude Oil In Borno,1,CRUTECH,2,CSJET,1,CtyMood Badagry,1,Cucumber,2,CUPS,1,Customs,4,Cynthia Whyte,2,Cythia Njoki,1,DAAR Communications,1,Dabube,1,Dahiru Saleh,1,Daily Trust,2,Dairo Olorunfemi,1,Daizsa Bausby,1,Dakuku Peterside,2,Damboa,1,Damola Otuyalo,1,Dan Orbih,1,Dan’Azumi Job Doma,1,Dangote,1,Dangote Group,1,Daniel Ikoli,1,Daniel lgali,1,Daniella Okeke,4,Danjuma Goje,4,Danjuma Yusuf,1,Danladi Umar,25,Dapo Abiodun,1,Dapo Olorunyomi,1,Dare Adesope,1,Darius Ishaku,1,Darrell Cass,1,Dasuki Jalo,1,Dasukigate,3,Dave Umahi,3,David Alaba,1,David Babachir Lawal,1,David Buhari Doherty,1,David Cameron,12,David Doherty,1,David Holmes,1,David Luiz,1,David Mark,9,David Mbanefo,1,David Misal,1,David Oyedepo,1,David Ukre,1,David Ukre's Gay Marriage,1,David Umahi,7,David Umaru,3,Davido,2,Davis Ibiamu Ikanya,1,Dayo Adeneye,1,Dayo Adeyeye,3,Debo Adeniran,1,Debola Falana,1,Deborah Akinayo.,1,Dede Uzor Uzor,1,Deeper Life Christian Church,1,Dehinde Akintola,1,Deji Adeyanju,1,Dele Adesina,1,Dele Alli,2,Dele Momodu,4,Delta,1,Delta State,2,Demba Ba,1,Democracy Day anniversary.,1,Democrats,1,dengue virus,1,Department for International Development,1,Department of Criminal Investigation,1,Department of State Security (DSS),3,Department of State Security Service (DSS),1,Department of State Service (DSSS),1,Department of State Services,2,Department of State Services (DSS),2,Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DPPMAN),1,Desmond Chinedu,1,DESOPADEC,1,dethrone Sultan of Sokoto,1,Deutsche Bank,1,Deziani Alison-Madueke,1,Diabetes,1,Diamond Bank,1,Dickson Tarkighir,1,Diepreye Alamieyeseigha.,1,Diezani Alison-Madueke,26,Diezani Allison Madueke,1,Dilma Rousseff,1,Dimeji Bankole,1,Dinamond Bank,1,Dino Melaye,50,Dino Melaye Certificate Scandal,1,DINO MELAYE NYSC CERTIFICATE,2,Diploma,1,Dipo Anisulowo,1,Dipo Fatokun,1,Dipo Okeseyi,1,Dipo Oshodi,2,Divine Favour Foundation,1,DJ TIMMY,1,Dogara,2,Dolapo Badmos,1,Dolapo Badmus,1,Dollar,5,Dollars,2,Dominican Republic,1,Don Awunah,2,Don Jazzy,1,Don Pedro Obaseki,1,Donald Chidi Amamgbo,1,Donald Duke,4,Donald J. Trump,19,Donald Trump,41,Donatus Agu Ejidike,5,Donatus Ejidike Agu,1,Dorcas Yakubu,2,Dosu Oladipo,1,Douglas Murray,1,Doyin Okupe,10,Dr .Okezie Ikpeazu,12,Dr Abdullahi Bichi Baffa,1,Dr Henrietta Onwuegbuzie,1,Dr Ibe Kachikwu,8,Dr Ifeanyi Okowa,1,Dr Mohammad Javad Zarif,1,Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,3,Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili,2,Dr Paul Akintelure,1,Dr Peter Ozo-Eson,1,Dr Samson Uche Ogah,8,Dr Stephen Davis,1,Dr Tunji Abayomi,2,Dr Uche Ogah,1,Dr. Oluyinka Olutoye,1,Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje,1,Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki,2,Dr. Abubakar Suleiman,1,Dr. Akinwummi Adesina,1,Dr. Ayo Teriba,1,Dr. Ayodele Fayose,2,Dr. Ayodele Peter Fayose,1,Dr. Bukola Saraki,19,Dr. Cairo Ojuogboh,1,Dr. Emmanuael Ogah,1,Dr. Godwin Igile,1,Dr. Ibe Kachikwu,8,Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule,1,Dr. Ijabla Raymond,2,Dr. Joseph Nnanna,1,Dr. Junaid Mohammed,3,Dr. Maikanti Baru,1,Dr. Mohammad Bose Ahmad,1,Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala,1,Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,2,Dr. Obadiah Mailafia,1,Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu,2,Dr. Olusegun Abraham,10,Dr. Peregrino Brimah,1,Dr. Peter Ayodele Fayose,1,Dr. Pius Odubu,1,Dr. Raymond Dokpesi,4,Dr. Robert Gallo,1,Dr. Rotimi Adesanya,1,Dr. Samuel Omotoso,1,Dr. Segun Abraham,6,Dr. Shettima Ali Monguno,1,Dr. Supo Ayokunle,2,Dr. Uchechukwu Ogah,2,Dr. Umar Ado,1,Dr. Wale Ojoniyi,1,Draft Terrorism (Prevention and Prohibition) Bill 2016,1,Dream Team,2,Drugs Administration and Control,1,DSP Musa Magaji,1,DSS,42,DSS arrest of Ekiti lawmaker,1,Dubai,1,Duncan Moass,1,e African Independent Television,1,e Islamic State of Iraq and Syria,1,e Peoples Democratic Party,1,E.J. 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