THE former Minister of State for Works and Chairman of Southwest Agenda 23, Senator Dayo Adeyeye, on Sunday said, the statesman of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu remains the simplest candidate to succeed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), in 2003.
Adeyeye said this when members of the group paid a courtesy visit to the Palace of the Akarigbo and Paramount Ruler of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi.
He said, “Tinubu may be a good product that doesn’t need any advertisement and he has contributed greatly to the expansion and development of the state. he’s a consummate democrat and progressive.
“We have three geo-political zones within the South, and every one of them has the proper to contest for the presidency. South West is interested to contest for the presidency in 2023. The one that can help us win this ticket is Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
“He has done tons for Nigerians regardless of religion and tribe. He has built bridges across the country.
“We gathered together to start out campaigning for him. If we will hold our house together, we’ll have the presidency back within the southwest.”
According to him, the group was earlier inaugurated in Oyo and Osun States while the inauguration of the Ogun State chapter is scheduled to carry on Tuesday.
The group paid an identical visit to the Asoludero Court Sagamu residence of a former Ogun State Governor, Gbenga Daniel.
Responding, Oba Ajayi canvassed support for South West to supply subsequent president within the country.