by Mike Jones
IBADAN/Nigeria: Omoloye Sowore had predicted the fall of President Buhari, and his party, the All Progressive Congress, APC in the 2019 election, attributing it to the perceived failure of the party led government to the needs and expectation of Nigerians.
Mr. Sowore made the prediction during a radio programme on Saturday in the ancient city of Ibadan, Oyo state capital.
According toVanguard Newspaper, the statement emanated when the Minister of communication, Adebayo Shittu, and the Publisher, who is a 2019 presidential hopeful, were locked in a ‘verbal war’ over Sowore’s 2019 ambition.
Minister of communication, Adebayo Shittu it was was reported, told Omoyele Sowore that the presidency of Nigeria is not for people like him and calling him a noise maker, a day dreamer, and that he is inconsequential in Nigerian politics Shittu further asked him to go and start from a councilor.
Sowore in his speech said “Your government has failed us, I am a giant that is going to kick you out of power in 2019.”
“I am consequential because you came to power on my back, on our back… on the back of young people who invested a lot of hope.”
Sowore further said that he is sure that the Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu and his party will lose power come 2019 even in Oyo state. ‘It’s not going to be about money in 2019 money failed them in 2014 Jonathan had the biggest war chest in 2014.”