2023 election: I forgive Osinbajo for contesting APC presidential primaries against me ~Tinubu
The ruling All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has disclose that friendship has returned between him and the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, as he has forgiven him for contesting against him during the party’s primary election.
Speaking in a meeting in Kano on Monday, Tinubu told Osinbajo’s loyalists that he holds no grudges against the Vice President.Subsequently, Tinubu was urged by Alwan Hassan, Coordinator of the Drone Marshall Support Group, to cooperate with the vice president and other candidates who ran against him in the party’s primary election on June 8.
Hassan said the group was ready to support and work with Tinubu.He said, “We made consultations with your friends and even your enemies.
“Sometimes, all of them speak of one good quality about you. Most of them have agreed that you stood out as being patient and forgiving whosoever offends you in politics.
“We want to see more of public participation between you and the vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and all other aspirants that contested against you. You are the candidate, you have won.”Tinubu, in his response, said he has forgiven Osinbajo.
“I have nothing against him. I have been to his house after the primaries. I have seen him on the day of the goodwill message to the retreat organised by the President.
“And a man who forgives—a man who asks for forgiveness from Allah fully deserves forgiveness. If you cannot give forgiveness, how are you asking from Allah? To me, it is over,” he said