Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday in Abuja purchased the ruling party’s nomination and declaration of interest forms for the 2023 presidential election.
POLITICS NIGERIA reports that some of Tinubu’s close associates including House of Representatives member from Ikeja Federal Constituency, James Faleke; member representing Agege Federal Constituency in the green chamber, Babatunde Adejare; and a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, represented the former Lagos State Governor at the APC National Headquarters. Tinubu is presently in Saudi Arabia, performing the Islamic lesser hajj.
Lawal spoke to the press after the Presidential Nomination forms was picked for Tinubu by his campaign organisation, this afternoon. He expressed confidence in the ability of the APC National Leader, saying he is the man for the job.
Tinubu is expected back in Nigeria today.