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Northern group backs El-Rufai over godfather comment

A northern group, Allied Vanguard for Defence of Democracy, has thrown its weight behind the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, over his comment on godfatherism.

Declaring support for El-Rufai, the group through its leader, Mohammed Sabiu Turaki, said Sen. Bola Tinubu and his boys jumped aboard a flight without actually knowing its destination.

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The group said the response from the Tinubu camp only got to confirm the level the South West political environment had been manipulated.

“The desperate response, though grossly inadequate, is a further testimony to Tinubu’s entrenched fear of an imminent loss of control of almost a decade-old grip of the South Western political space,” he said.

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“Tinubu is afraid that El-Rufai’s comments could awaken the spirit of self-preservation in the younger generation of South Westerners, signalling an early demise of an era of domination by Tinubu and his ilk.

“Governor El-Rufai was right to have suggested that a political space devoid of the undue dominance of godfathers is achievable in Nigeria, including the Lagos axis where Tinubu holds sway.

“It is also true that Governor El-Rufai has uprooted the pillars of fascist godfatherism and flushed it out of the political system of Kaduna State,” the group stated.

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