The El-Kanami Stadium, the venue of the All Progressives Congress (APC), presidential campaign rally in Borno state has been flooded with supporters, according to Headlinenews.news investigative reports.
The party faithful’s have filled up the stadium awaiting the arrival of the APC campaign team led by the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, to start the event.
Headlinenews.news learnt that excited supporters of the APC trooped out in their numbers to support and show solidarity with one of their own, the vice presidential candidate of the party, Kashim Shettima, who is an indigene of the state.
Shettima, a two-term Governor, represents Borno central in the National Assembly.
Meanwhile, the Oyo State Coordinator of the Tinubu/Shettima Women Presidential Campaign Committee, Mrs. Florence Ajimobi has commended the people of Oyo State over their support for the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress ( APC ), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as evidenced in the massive turnout at the Oyo State presidential campaign rally on Thursday.
The rally which was held at Mapo hill in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State witnessed a mammoth turnout of supporters from different parts of the State.
Among the supporting groups are The Asiwaju Group (TAG) led by the State Coordinator, Hon David Adeagbo, Oyo State Tinubu/Shettima Women Presidential Campaign Group (OTISHE) coordinated by Mrs. Ajimobi, the Coalition Movement for Bola Ahmed Tinubu ( COMBAT), led by Senator Soji Akanbi, the BAT Movement, the South West Agenda for Asiwaju (SWAGA), among other groups at the rally.
According to Mrs. Ajimobi, the massive turnout reflects the belief in the person of Tinubu by the people of Oyo State and the South West.
“Tinubu’s antecedent as a builder of men, as a visionary leader who can take the country to another higher pedestal and turn around the fortune of Nigeria led to the massive support for him, hence the turnout. For us in Oyo State, we shall work assiduously to ensure we deliver massive votes for Tinubu. We shall continue our house-to-house and door-to-door campaigns until the last day, in order to ensure a maximum turnout of voters on election day. We are assured of total support for Tinubu in the State”, she said.
She enjoined the people to translate their support for Tinubu to votes on February 25, adding that the people would be better for it. “His presidency will improve the quality of lives of the people because he would come up with people-oriented policies. He would embark on massive development of the country. As a progressive, he would ensure that all the States and the various stakeholders are not left out in the scheme of things”.
Ajimobi who has taken the Tinubu presidency campaign to various stakeholders in Oyo State such as the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Moslem Women Associations, and Market Men and Women associations said the assurances from the various groups have remained positive and given her confidence that Oyo State is for Tinubu and the various APC candidates. “ with the assurances and support we got from the various stakeholders, we know that Asiwaju has the support of our people here in Oyo State”, she assured.