Day APC Presidential Candidate, Tinubu was Awarded African Man of the Year

All roads led to Ibadan the Oyo State capital on Friday 23rd September, 2022 when the All Progressives Congress (APC) prediential flagbearer, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu was endorsed and awarded as African Man of the Century by Grand Council of Yoruba Youths at the 2022 edition of Yoruba National day.

At the colourful ceremony which was held at the banquet hall of the APC state secretariat, Oke Ado, Ibadan, Senator Bola Tinubu’s award was received by Ambassador Sola Iji who represented him at the event in the presence of many dignitaries.

Dignitaries in attendance at the event were Otunba Jumoke Ogunkeyede (JMK), Hon Emmanuel Adelowo (AMEYE) who represented the Chief Host, Barrister Iyiola Oladokun, Comrade AWA Bamiji (Convener/President General, Grand Council of Yoruba Youths), Prof. Soji Adejumo (former Oyo State SUBEB Chairman/Oyo State Coordinator, Asiwaju Tinubu/Kassim Shettima Coalition for Good Governance), Ambassador Sola Iji , Hon Bayo Adesanya (Son of late Senator Abraham Adesanya/Representative of Mr Sunny Ajose), Chief Prince Felix Shokan Oni (Ore Ara Ilu Awardee/Illustrious Son of late Chief (Prince) T. A. Oni, a renowned Ibadan Business Mogul and Owner of Oni and Sons Limited), Alhaji Gbadagesin Azeez who represented Prof. Sabitu Olagoke, Spiritual Head of Shafaudeen in Islam, Hon Joshua Oyebamiji who represented Hon Isaac Omodewu, Oyo State APC Chairman, among others.

Highlight of this year celebration of Yoruba National Day, was Odu’a Award presentation to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and others and spectacular Cultural Performances by a renowned Omo Odo Agba Cultural Troupe.