Though briefly, presidential aspirant and national of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, spoke with journalists at the Ondo street, Bodija, Ibadan residence of former governor Rashidi Ladoja yesterday.
Tinubu, was in the state to commiserate with Seyi Makinde, governor of the state, over the death of Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Jimoh Oyewumi; the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji and former governor Adebayo Alao Akala, visited the Osi Olubadan to complete his visit.
Though journalists were barred from his meeting with Ladoja which lasted more than 30 minutes, Tinubu, who spoke shortly before leaving, said the outcome of consultations regarding his 2023 presidential ambition has been very successful.
— Life is a challenge and you must be ready to confront challenges and overcome. I have the confidence that I will overcome any form of challenge. I am sure I would face challenges and I have the confidence that I will overcome them.”
— The reactions of critical stakeholders to my presidential ambition have been very positive, encouraging and overwhelming and these have spurred me on with the strong conviction that we would succeed and emerge victorious after the election.
— Life itself is a challenge and I have the confidence and capacity to wade through challenges and overcome. We are forging ahead and with the strong support of the masses of Nigerians, we are going to achieve a resounding victory.