BY ISAAC AFOLABI
The National leader of the All Progressives Congress APC Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has promised to turn around the fortunes of Nigeria if elected as president in the 2023 elections.
The former Lagos state governor gave the assurance during his visit to traditional rulers in Ondo state in continuation of consultations over his presidential ambition.
Asiwaju Tinubu met with the monarchs in Owo, Okitipupa and Akure representing the three Senatorial districts of the state.
He said his resolve to vie for the nation’s number one position was borne out of the need to transform the country economically urging the monarchs and the people of Ondo state to support his ambition.
Asiwaju Tinubu promised to give priority attention to Agricultural development, industrialization, Education and other sectors that would help the country and Ondo state in achieving their full potentials.
While welcoming the former Lagos state governor on behalf of the traditional rulers, the Deji of Akure Oba Aladelusi Aladetoyinbo, the Olugbo of Ugbo, Oba Fredrick Akinruntan and the Olowo of Owo, Oba Ajibade Ogunoye acknowledged the impact of Asiwaju Tinubu in breeding leaders and transforming Lagos during his tenure expressing hope in his leadership ability.
On the APC National leader’s entourage was the coordinator of Southwest Agenda For Tinubu, SWAGA, Senator Dayo Adeyeye and other prominent politicians in Ondo state and southwest in general.
Various social groups added colour to the event with their melodious political songs with which they welcomed Asiwaju Tinubu to Ondo state.