The Paramount ruler of Ibadanland, the Olubadan of Ibadan; Oba Saliu Adetunji, has expressed his support for the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader; Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s ambition of becoming the president of Nigeria come 2023.
According to a statement by the Director-General of Tinubu Vanguard; Dr. Johnny Benjamin, on Saturday, the first-class monarch expressed his support for Tinubu’s ambition while receiving members of the Tinubu Vanguard, a support organization for Tinubu’s residency project at his Palace in Ibadan.
Tinubu, according to Olubadan, is a good man whose presidency would strengthen the APC’s progressive program and lead Nigeria toward economic success and long-term development.
“Tinubu is a good man and I will do everything within my power to support his candidacy for the 2023 presidential poll,” he said.
Representatives of Tinubu Vanguard were in the palace, according to the director-general, to inform the Ibadan paramount monarch of their plan to deliver a Tinubu presidency in 2023 and to seek his royal blessings. The DG added that the group was committed to ensuring that the Tinubu presidential mandate was actualized in the interest of national unity and cohesion.