Saturday, December 20, 2014
Tunubu ask the President Jonathan to resign
Congress (APC) and former Lagos State
Governor, Senator Bola Tinubu has
renewed his verbal attacks at President
Goodluck Jonathan, describing his
administration as a failure.
According to the APC chieftain, the
President's incessant excuses to
Nigerians is testament to his inability to
continue to preside over the affairs of
the nation and urged him to resign.
Tinubu made the remarks on Friday, in
Benin City, while commissioning the new
six lane New Lagos Road and the
Ewohimi Hospital in Esan South East of
He said: "A nation fails because of the
leadership failures, if there is a good
leader at the top, a nation will not fail.
Because the fish start getting rotten
from the head. The poverty, insecurity,
unemployment which we are witnessing
today in this country is because the head
"Let them stop giving us excuses that
Boko Haram is in my government, fish
them out. That we have saboteurs in the
military, you are admitting failure. No
excuse of failure, Mr President we chose
you to lead this country, resign if you
cannot enough of the excuses".
Tinubu, who described Governor Adams
Oshiomhole as a man of honour and one
capable of leading Nigeria, pointed out
that the governor's developmental
strides in Edo state is an indication that
the APC has a reservoir of credible
people capable of becoming president.
"Many people like you would have fell
into the temptation of naira and kobo.
But you stood for the progress of Edo
state. We share in common the
determination to make progress, you
had the opportunity to be in labour
party, you had that option clearly, but
you chose to be with the progressives
that you know", Tinubu added.