Former Nigerian Super Eagles players, known as the legends, have moved the Tinubu/Shettima nation Wide campaign tour to South – South Nigeria, where they have wooed thousands of youths for the presidential flag-bearer of the All Progressive Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his running mate Kashim Shettima.
The legends met with youth groups, football clubs, journalists, athletes, and other critical stakeholders on Monday at the Stephen Keshi Sports Complex in Asaba, Delta State, for the South South Tour of Delta and Edo States, respectively.
The Legends led by the organizers and convener of the Super Eagles Legend National Campaign Tour, Miss Sylvia Iwong Ugi and Dr. Hassan Abdulrahman alongside several members of the Former Super Eagles players captained by former African Best Defender and AC/ Inter Milan Defender Taribo West, had also in attendance Julius, Ifeanyi Udeze, Victor Agali etc engaged thousands of youths in several activities during the South South tour of Edo & Delta States For Tinubu/ Shettima Presidential Project 2023.
Events and activities at the South South Tours includes: 80 teams participation in a 5 Aside Football Championship for Tinubu/ Shettima amongst under 23 Youth Teams.
Other activities was presentation of customized Tinubu/Shettima Football Jerseys, Branded Footballs, customized Polo Shirts, training kits, customized Face caps, flyers, and various campaign items to the various groups, youth football teams and other football stakeholders from Edo & Delta States.
Responding, youth groups and footballers in Nigeria’s South South Zone endorsed and Declared Support for the Tinubu/Shettima Presidential Project.
The groups claimed the Tinubu Project is Unprecedentedly for the youths, as it is the Turn of the South considering the fact that North have had thier fair share of 8years under President Muhammadu Buhari and they also noted that Asiwaju’s performance as Governor of Lagos State remains unrivaled in Nigerian history. They noted that today, Lagos’ template is very clear and far ahead of other African states and it serves as a good Example to go round Nigeria from 2023. The Sports men urged Asiwaju to be take football and Sports very seriously as soon as he becomes President.
The youth constitute the largest voting bloc in Nigeria, and the Super Eagles Legend are making sure all the youths are mobilized to unite all over the country in voting for Tinubu/Shettima in the 2023 Presidential Election.
Recall that the Super Eagles Legends National Campaign was launched on December 10th at the Prestigious Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano by President Muhammadu Buhari, who was represented by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. femi Gbajabiamila.
The Kano State Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje was the chief Host, While the Secretary of the APC Presidential Campaign Council His Excellency Rt. Hon James Abiodun Faleke alongside National Leaders and stakeholders where in attendance with over 68,000 fans and Supporters of Tinubu/ Shettima at the Sani Abacha Stadium Kano, the entry pass into the stadium for both the Flagg off and south South tour is show your PVC. The tour had been consistently ongoing having done in Kano, Ibadan/ Abeokuta, Bauchi/ Gombe, Kaduna and Now Asaba/ Benin.
They stated that the use of PVC is simply to encourage the teaming supporters and grassroots young people and voters to collect their PVCs and vote en masse for Asiwaju 2023. The PVC distribution exercise is still ongoing, and they have urged the youth to take advantage of this Golden Opportunity and collect their PVC in order to vote for Tinubu.
In their remarks, the program’s convener, Sylvia and Dr. Hassan, commended the Super Eagles Legends for disseminating the Tinubu/Shettima Presidential message to the grassroots and expressed joy over the message’s acceptance by thousands of youth groups in the South South and Nigeria at large.
They also thanked Chief James Faleke for his supports in ensuring the success of the Programme across the country.
The tour train will now move to North Central, Nigeria.