The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has endorsed All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Bola Tinubu, for the Nigerian Presidency in 2023.
Oba Adetunji expressed his support while receiving members of the Tinubu Vanguard, a support group for Tinubu’s Presidency project in Ibadan on Saturday.
A statement by Johnny Benjamin, The Director-General of Tinubu Vanguard, announced the Oba’s support in a statement on Saturday.
Olubadan said that he would do everything within his power to support the former Lagos Governor should he announce his candidacy for the 2023 general election.
“Tinubu is a good man, and I will do everything within my power to support his candidacy for the 2023 presidential poll,” he said.
Benjamin said that representatives of Tinubu Vanguard were at the Oba’s palace to intimate the paramount ruler of their intention to deliver a Tinubu presidency in 2023 and to entreat his royal blessings.
Benjamin added that the group was committed to ensuring that the Tinubu presidential mandate was actualised in the interest of national unity and cohesion.