By Timothy Alao, Osogbo
The Ooni of Ile-Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has described Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a special breed AKANDA EDA, and an illustrious son of Yoruba land who with the unity of this Oduduwa kingdom can go places.
The revered monarch spoke when members of the South West Agenda (SWAGA), a group of former National Assembly members promoting the presidential aspiration of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu visited his palace to canvass for his support.
Oba Ogunwusi stated that Asiwaju Tinubu possess all the qualities, experience and international connection to move Nigeria forward.
“He’s a special breed of human, the one Yoruba called Akanda Eda. He’s an enigmatic man, a man well equipped to lead the Nigeria and move it forward,” Ooni Ogunwusi said.
On the SWAGA entourage were the co-ordinators for all the South West states: Hon. Kafilat Ogbara, Lagos; the Chairman of Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government, Hon. Oloruntoba Oke; his counterpart in Isolo Local Council Development Area, Hon Shamusudeen Abiodun Olaleye; Hon. Kola Pereginro, Gani Omaluka, Hon. Isaac Akinniran, Adewale Adeogun, Sunday Oludare Falae, Hon Ifedayo Abegunde (Abenar), Hon Monsuru Alao and Hon. Ahmed Olaofe among others.
Others on the entourage are: Hon Akeem Abiodun Muniru, Hon. Deji Jakande, Otunba Yomi Ogunusi, Hon Musa Mukaila, Hon. Kola Oluwajana, Hon Mudasir Toogun, Hon. Yinka Ajayi, Prince Tilewa Sijuade and others.