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The Grand Imam of Shafaudeen in Islam Worldwide, in Oyo State, Prof. Sabit Olagoke, has predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari will emerge winner of the 2019 presidential despite the stiff competition from the main opposition.
The cleric stated this in Ibadan, headquarters of Shafaudeen in Islam Worldwide Wakajaye, while releasing his 2019 prediction to the country after his confinement and fasting as well as prayer for the country.
The Professor, who doubles as the President of Ajagun Esin Consultative Forum, AECF, said “Against all odds, winners would emerge. APC as a party would have some threat and surprises but election would tend to favour the incumbent president.”
On the major opposition, he said “the PDP on the other hand, would create a scene of disappointment for its presidential candidate.”
Olagoke declared that the 2019 election would come up after some structural adjustment for effective feasibility.
He maintained that all stakeholders in the elections must ensure that the elections were free, fair and credible in order to avoid a stalemate.
He warned that the wrath of God would descend on anybody or group of people plotting to cause violence and plunge the country into any upheaval.
On security, Olagoke urged Nigerians to “pray against a situation of mass drift of people from a part of the country to the other. Let us work for peace and tighten up security”
Generally, 2019 shall be characterised by the following events: “problematic challenges and reconstruction for repositioning, favourable year of economic revival and new face of education management, boost in security and favourable year for sports.”
Stressing that good governance is a function of godly leadership, he called on the political class to imbibe the culture of tolerance, focus on the issue of welfare.