Former speakers of two states from southwest geo-political zone have dissociate themselves from purported endorsement of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu Presidency
Former speakers from Ondo and Ekiti states have declared their position in nomination of candidates for the forthcoming General election.
This was contained in a statement released signed by five former Ondo speakers which includes Rt. Hons. Victor Olabimtan, Oluwasegunota Bolarinwa, Ayo Agbomuserin, Abdusalam Olawale Taofeeq, Kenneth Olawale (Ondo), and Patrick Ajigbolamu from Ekiti state.
Recall, when former speakers met at Ibadan, Oyo state capital to drawn tremendous support for the candidacy of Tinubu on the forthcoming 2023 election which was initiated by Lagos state speaker house of assembly, RT Hon. Mudashiru Obasa
But the two states former speakers said though they attended the said meeting, there was no endorsement for the candidacy of Tinubu
The statement which was initiated by Rt. Hon. Titi Oseni, the Coordinator of the Southwest forum of the Conference of Former Speakers of House of Assembly of Nigeria, under the national chairman further stressed that Governor of each state we’re considered as the leader of their respective state party and they have the say on endorsing a individual for the interest of such party
According to the statement: