Monarchs throughout the Badagry Division have proven support for Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos state and the All Progressives Congress (APC) chief for the 2023 presidency.
They described Tinubu, a former Lagos Governor, as the very best candidate to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari.
The standard rulers made the pronouncement at a city hall assembly organised by the South West Agenda (SWAGA’23) on Sunday.
They have been Oba Momodu Afolabi, Onijanikin of Ijanikin; Oba Nofiu Dada Elete of Ete Kingdom; Oba Abideen Adekanbi, Osolu of Osolu Kingdom; Oba Mobadenle Oyekan Onilado of Ilado; Oba Caleb Adeniyi, Olojo of Ojo; Oba N. A. Akinyemi, Alabirun of Ikare Kingdom.
others are Oba Taofik Adegboyega, Alahun of Imore Apapa; Oba Gausu Rasak Ovaria of Ibeshe; Oba Kasumu Kosoko, Elekunpa of Ekunpa Kingdom; Oba Musiliu Adio Yussuf, Onisiwo of Tarkwa Bay; Oba Olayinka Lateef, Alado of Ado Kingdom.
The remaining included Oba Adesina Asade; Oniba Ekun of Iba Kingdom; Oba Sherif Adesina Bello Onigbanko of Igbanko Kingdom, and Oba Josiah Ilemobade Aina, Oloto of Oto Kingdom.
SWAGA’23 Nationwide Chairman, Senator Dayo Adeyeye thanked the traditional leaders for the endorsement.
He famous that the Buhari administration will finish in May 2023 and it is going to be truthful that the presidency is zoned to South-West.
“It’s extensively identified that Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s philanthropic gestures is second to none. He equally fought for Nigeria’s democracy and carried out brilliantly as a governor.
“I wish to categorically submit that Tinubu’s case has gone past Lagos as most political events have endorsed him in Ogun, Oyo, Osun, Ekiti, and Ondo States,” Adeyeye stated.
SWAGA’23, the primary physique presently selling Tinubu’s candidacy, earlier visited the Oni of Ife, Oluwo of Iwo, Alafin of Oyo, Olubadan of Ibadan, Alake of Egba, amongst others.
The motion is continuous additional consultations, in line with Kafilat Ogbara, Secretary of the Lagos chapter.