- Folashade Tinubu-Ojo got a presidential welcome at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja recently
- The Iyaoloja of Lagos was received by various APC women and youth leaders in the Federal Capital Territory
- Tinubu-Ojo is the current market women leader in Lagos state, although some of her loyalists say her influence is felt across the country
FCT, Abuja - Folashade Tinubu-Ojo, the daughter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Tuesday, July 5 got a royal welcome at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
Tinubu-Ojo was welcomed to the Nigerian capital by the APC members who thronged the airport to receive her.
Abdulazeez Abubakar Kaka, APC zonal youth leader, made this known in a tweet he posted with photos of the event.
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“I alongside Deputy National Women Leader of the APC @ApcDNWL and other stakeholders had the privilege of officially welcoming the Ìyál'ọ́jà of Lagos state, Folashade Tinubu-Ojo at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.”
The APC youth leader, however, didn't state why Tinubu-Ojo was visiting the Federal Capital Territory.
Tinubu-Ojo is the current market women leader in Lagos state, although some of her loyalists say her title covers the whole of Nigeria.
Angry reactions as Dapo Abiodun visits Bola Tinubu in France
Meanwhile, Ogun state governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun received a lot of backlash on social media after he posted a photo of himself visiting Tinubu in France recently.
The governor said he spent quality time with the APC presidential candidate and that they rubbed minds on numerous party and national issues.
Most of his followers who responded to the tweet reminded the governor that some Ogun workers were on strike and the roads in the state were in terrible conditions.
2023: Timi Frank urges INEC to disqualify Tinubu over certificate controversy
On his part, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the APC, Timi Frank, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to disqualify Tinubu from the 2023 general elections.
In a statement he issued in Abuja on Sunday, June 26, Frank also called on the ruling party to replace Tinubu if it hopes to be on the presidential ballot for 2023.
His demand followed the controversial educational qualification claims by the Lagos state ex-governor as contained in his presidential nomination forms recently published by INEC.