- The Arewa house library has been upgraded by the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu
- Speaking at the event, Babajide Sanwo-Olu commended the Arewa House Library for maintaining it
- Also, the Lagos governor expressed hope that the library will continue to retain its relevance in Northern Nigeria
Former Lagos state governor and national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu has spread his wings to the northern part of the country.
This time, the respected former governor and 2023 presidential candidate hopeful funded an upgrade of the Arewa House Library.
The kind gesture of Tinubu is contained in a statement made available to Legit.ng by the Lagos state government.
Present at the commissioning of the upgraded Arewa facility in Kaduna state was Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, represented by the deputy governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat.
Speaking at the occasion, the governor said that it is heartwarming to note that the centre has provided documentation of the history and culture of the people.
The governor consequently commended the national leader of the party for seeing the need to upgrade the Arewa House Library and pledging to commit his private funds and resources towards the upgrading during the Arewa House 11th Memorial Annual Lecture.
Lagos4Lagos, ex-SSG challenge Tinubu's leadership
An earlier report indicated that dissatisfaction was growing in the Lagos state chapter of the APC.
According to the report, Princess Aderenle Adeniran Ogunsanya, a former secretary to the state government along with Abdul Azzez Adediran, Lagos4Lagos Movement convener mobilised more than 6,000 party members to challenge the political leadership of Bola Tinubu.
Both Adediran and Ogunsanya called on the Governor Mai Mala-Buni-led caretaker committee to sack the Lagos caretaker committee headed by Chief Tunde Balogun.
The duo addressing party members across 245 wards at a rally held in Ikeja on Sunday, July 11, urged Buni to probe the committee over allegations of fraud.