- Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, February 1, stated that the time for youths to take their place in national politics is now
- The former Lagos governor send a clarion call to the young generation to get their PVCs ready ahead of the 2023 elections
- This may sound like a challenge to Bola Ahmed Tinubu's interest to run for the presidency but Ambode has spoken the minds of many citizens
A former Lagos governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has urged Nigerian youths to get their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) ready ahead of the 2023 general elections.
In a Twitter post on Tuesday, February 1, Ambode noted that power is actually in the hands of the youths and that their time is now.
He expressed gratitude to Lagosians who acknowledged what he called modest contributions to the state.
No shaking: Cleric who prophesied Tinubu won’t become president boasts as police invite him for questioning
In the tweet seen by Daily Trust, he noted that things can only get better for the state and Nigeria generally.
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“The youths are coming. The power is in their hands. Go and get your Permanent Voters Card (PVC) ready. Your future is NOW!
“After all we have been through, God has been faithful. Thank you for the overwhelming endorsement of our modest contributions to the growth of Lagos. It can only get better for Lagos, and indeed Nigeria."
2023: Police invite Nigerian pastor, Oba Solomon after prophesying against Tinubu
Meanwhile, the Nigeria Police Force has invited a cleric, Prophet Adelana Adekunle Solomon, popularly known as Oba Solomon, for questioning.
The police said the cleric was invited over a petition against him.
Part of the letter read:
“The office is investigating a matter reported to the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan Lagos.
“In order to facilitate the investigation, you are requested to report to the office in charge of Zonal Complaint Response Unit, CSP Olukode Taofiki with GSM No. 08063250810 on 2nd February 2022 by 1000hrs.”
On Solomon’s Instagram page, several posts critiquing the Nigerian government and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were posted.
The latest was about him criticising a former Lagos state governor, Tinubu.