The President of the African Advancement Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina, has actually rejected backing the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for the 2023 presidency.
A declaration that made the rounds online, credited to the AfDB President, had Adesina backing the previous Lagos State Guv.
The declaration checked out, “If Senator Bola Tinubu might make Lagos the fifth wealthiest economy in Africa and the best State in Nigeria then make certain that he will as Nigeria President.”
Nevertheless, his Senior Consultant on Communications, Victor Oladokun, exposed the recommendation.
In a terse declaration, he stated that the reports of his primary backing Tinubu are “false, naughty and deceitful.”
” For the avoidance of doubt, no such declaration or recommendation has actually been made by the President of AfDB,” he stated.
Remember that Tinubu, days back, notified President Muhammadu Buhari of his objective to run for President in 2023.
Soon after his statement, the Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu likewise notified the president that he will be objecting to in 2023.
He kept in mind that Tinubu’s aspiration will not impact the Igbo presidency.
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