Nigerian Billionaire Businessman Femi Otedola has announced his decision to support Tinubu ahead of the 2023 Presidential Elections.
Otedola took to his Twitter page today 5th of July to share a picture of himself standing next to Tinubu. According to recent reports, the billionaire had paid a visit to Tinubu in Paris, France.
The businessman proceeded to wish Tinubu well in his 2023 presidential aspirations. The tweet by Otedola read, “I am always excited visiting my Great Friend Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu @officialABAT May God grant him his heart’s desire in becoming the President of this great Nation”
Many reactions have since followed the tweet. Femi Otedola is facing serious backlash from netizens who believe his intentions to support Tinubu is not beneficial to the country.
The Twitter page has also suffered a loss of followers since the declaration was made. Femi Otedola’s followers dropped from about a million to 600k+ within hours of sharing the tweet.
See some reactions below :
@FS_Yusuf_: “Otedola is fighting for a system that will work for him not minding if it will work for you. So please, work for a system that will work for you, my people. A system that will work for Otedola is not a system that will work for you, my people.”
@AdamsAbdIrahman: “Nigerians needs maturity,Its a breach of fundamental human right if u think people doesn’t have their own right to choose their own candidates.If he say Tinubu thats his own choice Am for Tinubu thats my choice And am not preventing anyone from supporting his/her choice”