EXCLUSIVE: Tinubu, Aides Angry With Buhari, Presidency For Releasing Pictures Showing Ex-Lagos Governor With Walking Stick

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and his shut aides should not proud of the images launched by the Presidency exhibiting the previous Lagos State Governor with a strolling stick when President Muhammadu Buhari visited him in London, United Kingdom (UK), a supply instructed SaharaReporters on Friday.

Presidential aide, Bashir Ahmad posted some images on Facebook on Thursday and captioned them, “President Muhammadu Buhari this evening in London, the United Kingdom, visited Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.”

EXCLUSIVE: Tinubu, Aides Angry With Buhari, Presidency For Releasing Pictures Showing Ex-Lagos Governor With Walking Stick 2

In the images, Tinubu was seen leaning on a strolling stick as he posed for pictures with the President.

Buhari Visits Tinubu In London As Ex-Lagos Governor Recuperates With Use Of Walking Stick After Second Surgery | Sahara Reporters https://t.co/RIE0Zrcc6V pic.twitter.com/ezBLmJL8e0

— Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) August 12, 2021

“Tinubu and his people are not happy that President Buhari brought NTA (Nigerian Television Authority- government-owned station) and others to visit him,” a supply instructed SaharaReporters.

“When Lagos governor, (Babajide) Sanwo-Olu and (Abiodun) Faleke (federal lawmaker) visited him, nothing revealed he had a surgery or was sick. But the way Buhari had his photo ops handled by the Villa was not what he (Tinubu) bargained for.

“They felt betrayed that such pictures showing him with a walking stick would be released. Note that all the pictures were released by the Presidency.”

SaharaReporters had on Monday reported that Tinubu underwent a second knee surgical procedure on the John Hopkins University Hospital in Maryland, US.

EXCLUSIVE: Tinubu, Aides Angry With Buhari, Presidency For Releasing Pictures Showing Ex-Lagos Governor With Walking Stick 3

The APC chieftain, it had been learnt, left the US for the United Kingdom on crutches, a number of days after the surgical procedure.

“Tinubu had his second surgery at John Hopkins University in Maryland recently. He was accompanied by a popular Nigerian doctor in Chicago,” a supply had stated.

He had wished the surgical procedure in Paris however when hearsay was rife about his demise, he hurriedly left for Nigeria and went to John Hopkins. He left the US for the UK on crutches.”

SaharaReporters had on July 31 reported that Tinubu, who has had a number of medical journeys this yr alone, had a surgical procedure about two weeks earlier and could possibly be billed for one more one.

The APC National Leader has been off official and get together capabilities within the nation for some time, amidst talks that he’s being positioned for the 2023 presidency to succeed the incumbent repressive regime of Buhari.

“Tinubu is hospitalised in Maryland, US. His health is failing. He couldn’t participate in launching his Arewa library, and he couldn’t participate in the Local Government Area elections last week. He could not attend today’s APC congress due to health reasons.

“He had a surgery last week,” an authoritative supply had disclosed.

Just a few days after the story, images of Tinubu internet hosting Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state in London surfaced the place the duo had been seen collectively in a room.

Reports have it that the assembly was held to place an finish to speculations surrounding the APC National Leader’s well being standing.

In January 2021, Tinubu was additionally reported sick and hospitalised in Paris, France.

Tinubu had earlier complained of exhaustion and travelled out to relaxation earlier than the information of his collapse went viral.

He was flown to Paris for medical consideration within the first week of January.

SaharaReporters had on June 15 reported that Tinubu was additionally in Paris, battling with some outdated age ailment.

“Tinubu is in Paris, France for a medical checkup. His health is deteriorating. Old age and other stuff, but he still wants to be president. This could mean another medical tourism presidency for our country,” a prime supply had at the moment revealed.

SaharaReporters had reported the conspicuous absence of Tinubu throughout the one-day working go to of President Buhari to inaugurate varied initiatives in Lagos State.

Earlier, the President’s spokesman, Garba Shehu, had tried to downplay the apparent rift between the 2 leaders and their camps, saying the interview the President granted to Arise Interview the place he talked about Lagos was not about Tinubu.

“You cannot sit there in Lagos, for instance, and decide on the fate of APC on zoning,” Buhari had stated whereas responding to a query throughout the interview.

“The hope of this administration is to see APC last beyond it. Therefore we should allow the party to decide. The restructuring of the party has begun from the bottom to the top with the membership card registration. Every member of the party must be involved. We will soon conduct our convention. No single member of the party will be allowed to go against the wish of the party.”

Shehu had maintained that there was no rift between the 2 leaders and that the reference to Lagos had nothing to do with Tinubu.

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EXCLUSIVE: Tinubu, Aides Angry With Buhari, Presidency For Releasing Pictures Showing Ex-Lagos Governor With Walking Stick

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