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I’ll handle security while Tinubu will handle economy if elected in 2023 – Shettima



Vice Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Kashim Shettima, has said he will oversee the security of the nation, while his principal, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will be in-charge of the country’s economy.

Mr Shettima, said this while delivering his speech as one of the panellists at the just concluded Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Monday in Lagos.

“I have been in the theatre of conflicts for 18 years, I will lead the troops, my principal is an economy wizard who has transformed Lagos into the third largest economy in Africa. He will concentrate on the economy.

“By God’s grace, I will handle the security, and not only handle the security, I will lead the troops to battle across the length and breadth of this country,” he said.

Shettima represented Tinubu, who was absent at the event. Presidential Candidates, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party and Peter Obi of the Labour Party, were present at the event.