After condemning the All Progressives Congress, APC muslim- muslim presidential ticket, the former speaker of the House of Representatives , Hon Yakubu Dogara, awaken and became a christian crusader, urging christians not to support and vote for APC.
Recently Hon Dogara pitched his camp to PDP and the candidature of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Wazirin Adamawa. To boost his political ego and attract more sympathy from some christian folks the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has appointed him as a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign council.
His appointment was announced by Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the Director General of the PDP presidential campaign organisation and governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal, in a statement to yhe media.
According to the PDP PCC, the appointment is part of the efforts to work for the victory of Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the PDP.
“This is part of our continuous effect in joining hands with our Presidential Candidate, H.E. Atiku Abubakar, GCON (Waziri Adamawa)* to RECOVER our Great Country, Nigeria.”
On several occasions, Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the APC, had defended his decision to go for a fellow Muslim as running make.
The former Lagos state governor reportedly told the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) that he did not Islamize his home, citing that his wife, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, is a pastor at the Redeem Christian Church of God.