2023 presidential hopeful, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has endorsed Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu for second term in office, Naija News reports.
Tinubu, who was a former governor of the state, on Friday gave a thumps up to the incumbent state leader and his deputy, Obafemi Hamzat, to again champion the affair of the state for another four years.
Sanwo-Olu’s endorsement as Lagos governor for a second term by Tinubu was confirmed in a social media post on Friday by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Gboyega Akosile, Naija News understands.
Akosile took to Twitter to share a video clip showing Tinubu raising the hands of the two politicians up before a crowd.
He captioned: “Asiwaju @officialABAT officially endorsed Governor @jidesanwoolu and deputy @drobafemihamzat for second term.”
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Meanwhile, Akosile had in another post quoted Sanwo-Olu as saying that Tinubu purchased the second term governorship nomination form of the All Progressives Congress for him.
“Asiwaju Tinubu paid for my second term nomination and expression of interest forms to run for second term, says Sanwo-Olu,” Akosile tweeted with a picture of Bola Tinubu speaking.
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