The All Progressives Congress, APC, in the United Kingdom has appealed to Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari not to go into presidential debate being organised for candidates of five political vying for office of the president and vice president.
The party made the appeal in a post by its leader, Ade Omole, on the party’s verified Twitter handle.
It will be recalled that the Nigeria Election Debate Group, NEDG, had fixed January 19, 2019 for a debate among five selected presidential candidates including President Buhari.
However, the APC UK branch said the President should consider a townhall session with the people rather than a debate in view of the outcome of last night’s debate among vice-presidential candidates.
The tweet reads: “Dear President Muhammadu Buhari, we appeal to you NOT to attend the presidential debate in view of the lecturing witnessed tonight (Friday).
“Please, consider a townhall session. Despite the antics, Prof. Osinbajo tutored the opposition candidates on nation-building. Thank you.”