Ahead of the 2023 general elections, traditional rulers from Awori land, Lagos State on Sunday reportedly organised a prayer session for the All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, and Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
According to The News Agency of Nigeria, the Lagos APC chairman, Pastor Cornelius Ojelabi, appreciated the support of the traditional rulers to ensuring the victory of the party in the forth coming election.
“See my fathers, my traditional rulers coming together to show that particular passion for the support of our presidential candidate and not only that, to our governorship candidate.
“Coming together to pray for the success of the APC in the coming elections , honestly, I am delighted to be part of this family.
“If one looks at the number of traditional rulers that gathered here to pray for the success of Tinubu and Sanwo-Olu in the coming election, you will know that God will answer our prayers.
“When traditional rulers come together to offer prayer to God because they are next to God, according to our belief, you can be rest assured that the prayer will be answered,” he said.
He also commended the chairman of Awori obas, Oba Tijani Akinloye, the Ojomu of Ajiranland, Eti-Osa, for uniting all the traditional rulers of Awori land together for APC.
“I want to thank Oba Akinloye for his support for the progressives, Akinloye has rallied round all Awori kings and ensured that they are all supporting APC.
“I want to assure you that I am there to represent you and also to protect your interest,” he said.