Members of the Lagos Chapter of South West Agenda for Great Asiwaju (SWAGA) yesterday took the streets to drum support for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
During the sensitization event tagged: “SWAGA’23 sensitization roadshow” the youths and adults were seen dancing to mobile music and taking the message to the people about the need to put the best foot forward by supporting the clamour for Tinubu to contest the presidency of Nigeria come 2023.
The carnival-like motorcade traversed major roads of Lagos mainland Including Ilupeju, Ikorodu road, Funsho Willians Avenue, Costain, Ojuelegba, Stadium, Ikorodu road, Mobolaji Bank-Anthony way, Awolowo way Ikeja, Allen Avenue, and Alausa on Lagos Mainland.
The Road Show was led by Hon Deji Jakande, Hon Akeem Munir, Hon Adewale Jafojo, Hon Kola Peregrin, Ms Kenny St’Brown, Hamed Olaufe and a host of other Lagos leaders of SWAGA’23.
Meanwhile, the consultations by the team ended with the visits to the traditional rulers in Ikorodu and Epe Divisions of the state.
Speaking at the two separate events when the SWAGA team led by Senator Dayo Adeyeye visited, the Obas in the Ikorodu axis led by His Royal Majesty Oba Kabir Shotobi, the Ayangburen of Ikorodu who was represented by Oba Ajibade Bakare Agoro of Imota Kingdom leading over 15 Obas said that Tinubu is a bridge-builder and his magnanimity cut across all tribes within the country.
Oba Agoro hailed the national leader of the All Progressive Congress for the role he played when the Lagos State allocation was withheld by the federal government, the creation of more Local Government Area in Lagos State and for grooming of leaders and administrators of repute nationally “now it is pay back time for him and we will go all out to support him.”
Also, chairman, Council of Obas in Epe and Oloja of Epe, Oba Kamourdeen Ishola Animasaun, Alara of Ilara Olufolarin Olukayode Ogunsanwo speaking on behalf of over 13 Obas described him as a destabilised leader and a man whose time has come to lead the country.
He added that “Asiwaju Tinubu is a good manager, Nigeria needs him.”