Nigerian VP Osinbajo says running for presidency not 'on the cards'

Nigerian VP Osinbajo says running for presidency not 'on the cards'By Libby George and Karin Strohecker LONDON (Reuters) – Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has served as acting president for much of this year, said on Monday he had not given any thought to contesting the country’s next presidential election in 2019. Nigeria has faced heightened uncertainty over whether President Muhammadu Buhari plans to contest the next election. Buhari, 74, took power in 2015 but has been absent for much of this year due to illness.


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