- Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has received the delegate of the party in his home
- The delegate was led by the caretaker committee chairman of the ruling APC and Yobe state governor, Mai Mala Buni
- Tinubu had recently arrived Nigeria after spending three months in London for medical treatment and rest
Bourdillon, Lagos - The presidential ambition of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, may have received a major boost on Sunday, October 24.
Legit.ng reports that the boost was not unconnected with the visit of the caretaker committee chairman of the ruling APC and Yobe state governor, Mai Mala Buni, and his delegate to the former governor of Lagos.
Buni's delegate, thus, joined the scores of APC leaders that have visited Tinubu both in London and in Lagos in the last three months.
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Tinubu had gone to London for surgery on his knees, keeping him away from public glare for three months.
Tinubu’s presidential ambition gathers momentum as Kano declares support for APC leaders
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had previously reported that following the rumoured presidential ambition of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the speaker of the Kano state House of Assembly, Hamisu Chidari, has made a bold statement.
It was reported that he said the APC in Kano state would support Tinubu if he decides to run for president in 2023.
Chidari spoke at the inauguration of the Tinubu Support Group (TSG) and the state steering committees of the group in Abuja on Saturday, October 23.
He said Kano state, which has the highest number of voters and delegates in the country, would repay Tinubu’s act of helping President Muhammadu Buhari to become president in 2015.
Speaking in the same vein, a member of the House of Representatives and chairman of the committee on finance, James Faleke, said Tinubu fought corruption with technology while serving as governor of Lagos state.
Tinubu Support Group inaugurates states steering committee
In a related report, the Tinubu Support Group (TSG) on Saturday, October 23 unveiled Tinubu's legacies and inaugurated its states' steering committees to signal the commencement of the 2023 presidential campaign of former Lagos state governor.
The event which was held at the TSG campaign office in Maitama, Abuja was attended by notable All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains across the country.