It is no longer news that former Lagos State Governor and All Progressive Congress chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is currently in London, United Kingdom.
The outspoken leader of the All Progressive Congress is currently having his rest in London after his knee surgery.
Many Nigerian Politicians have been visiting the vibrant and gallant political gladiator since his departure to the United Kingdom.
President Muhammadu Buhari opened the floodgate of visits when he visited Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu on 13 August. Since then, many politicians, especially from the ruling All Progressive Congress have been visiting him in London.
Governors elected under the platform of the All Progressive Congress including Babajide Sanwo-olu of Lagos State, Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State and Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State have visited ‘Jagaban Borgu’ while many former Governors and serving Ministers have also paid their visits to the APC stalwart.
Possible Reasons why Nigerian Politicians are visiting Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu in London :
- Many Nigerian Politicians are visiting him to discuss the 2023 general election because it was reported that the former Lagos State Governor is interested in the presidency although he is yet to publicly announce his interest in the race.
- Some Political gladiators are visiting him to show their loyalty and to wish him well as he recovers from his knee surgery. Bola Tinubu is one of the most respected and revered All Progressive Congress chieftains in the country so Politicians are visiting him to show their loyalty and to wish him well as he recovers.
- Some Politicians are also visiting him to brief him about Nigeria politics and to seek advice on how to tackle the increasing rate of insecurity and economic hardship bedevilling the nation.