Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday stated that the nationwide chief of All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, “is hale and hearty.”
Sanwo-Olu made this identified whereas talking with journalists in Lagos following his go to to the APC chief in London, United Kingdom, on Tuesday.
The social media have been awash with speculations that Tinubu was hospitalised and present process a significant surgical procedure in Maryland, the USA, over an undisclosed sickness.
Sanwo-Olu stated that the image taken throughout his assembly with Tinubu in London ought to dispel the rumours flying round that the APC chief was sick and hospitalised.
The governor additionally stated few hours after his return from London that Tinubu was hale and hearty and that they each mentioned happenings in APC, nationwide points and different issues.
”Sure, certainly, I’m the one you noticed within the image that I took once I visited our chief in London, simply to dispel the entire rumours that have been flying round that he was sick and hospitalised.
”You noticed him (Tinubu). He’s effectively, he’s wholesome and we conversed. We talked about what is occurring in our occasion, what is occurring within the nation and simply to say to him that every one is effectively.
”I went to see issues for myself. It’s simply to place the thoughts and coronary heart of individuals to relaxation that there’s nothing for us to fret about,” he stated.
Sanwo-Olu stated solely the APC chief would resolve when he’ll return to Nigeria from his international journey.
”A person has discretion as to resolve when to go in a foreign country and when to return. It’s his name. Is he coming right here to do governor’s work?
”Can’t you see the image we took collectively? Image doesn’t lie,” he stated.