- Dr. Ahmad Lawan has set tongues wagging as photos of him engaging in football activities emerges online
- The president of the Senate is seen in the pictures displaying some impressive football skills
- The pictures have since sparked massive reactions from Nigerians on social media
Amid his tight schedules as the country's number three citizen, the president of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan found time to engage in outdoor activities.
Several photos of Lawan posted online showing him display impressive football skills at the Gashua stadium, on Saturday, April 3, won the hearts of many young Nigerians.
In the photos sighted on Twitter by Legit.ng, the Senate president took a shot to kick off the finals of the Sardaunan Bade Football Tournament between Bade Academy F.C and Nguru ‘B’ F.C.
The pictures video has since generated some reactions on the social media platform. Check some below:
Gamayawan J Gwaran, @GGwaran said:
"You really try sir."
Mallam Mustafa MNSE, @musteemo said:
"You're a scorer for this kick sir."
AkA, @Abubakar_AkA said:
"You are a better free kick taker than Messi sir."
Dallatun Bade 001, @IMKalachiwi said:
"A President for all Senators."
Aboikagbo, @ShaibuAbdulM said:
"I for say. That Babanriga is not a fitting sport wear at all, especially when it aims at the leg if you want to shoot. It will cause serious accident."
The Kogi state governor who was in a joyous mood to welcome these former internationals decided to show them his little football skills at the Government House in Lokoja.
The 45-year-old who was known as a good footballer during his days in the University jogged the ball in brilliant style in the presence of his visitors.
Similarly, Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu showed off his football skills in the presence of Barcelona superstar Asisat Oshoala and other dignitaries at the statehouse.
The 55-year-old politician was presented with two autographed gifts - one customised Barca jersey and a Nike ball.