Youths under the umbrella of Progressive Youths of South-West have declared their support for the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s bid to become the next President come 2023.
The Youths from all the states in the South West region, converged on the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Onikan Lagos in their large numbers to drum support for Asiwaju Tinubu’s aspiration.
In an opening remark, Lagos APC Youth Leader, Mr. Muritala Seriki who spoke alongside his counterparts in Oyo, Ogun,Osun, Ekiti, Ondo and the APC National Youth Leader, Dayo Israel and other leaders of APC Ethnic groups, explained that the youths believe that Asiwaju Bola Tinubu can take the nation to greater heights, based on his antecedents as former Governor of Lagos State and a detribalized Nigerian.
Thanking the youths for the grand gesture, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu pointed out that youths would continue to be identified as critical stakeholders and enjoined all delegates to the APC Primary to exercise their franchise wisely.
On his part, the National leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu who urged all and sundry to register and revalidate their Permanent Voter Cards to be able to vote rightly, expressed gratitude to the youths for supporting his aspiration and urged them to have what he called the “You can do attitude”
The event was attended by the Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, members of the National and State Houses of Assembly in the South-West and APC Party chieftains,