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Two PDP Leaders Who May Embrace Tinubu's Presidential Ambition In 2023

There are indications that Tinubu might be contesting 2023 Presidential race. Tinubu's Loyalists have been reaching out to the Leaders of the Party concerning the 2023 Presidential race. Though, he might not be the only Leader that will be contesting the race from Southwest under the Platform of the Party.

It was rumoured that the Governor Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi may also contest 2023 Presidential Ambition. Tinubu will get the support of some Notable Leaders in the country, irrespective of the Political Party they might belong to. In fact, Some opposition Leaders may support Tinubu's Presidential Ambition, if he decides to contest the Presidential race in 2023. Though, Tinubu has not openly declared his Presidential Ambition.

One of the PDP Leaders who may support Tinubu's Presidential Ambition is Raymond Dokpesi. Dokpesi is one of the renowned Peoples Democratic Party PDP Leaders in the country. It should be recalled that Dokpesi recently gave reasons why he will support Tinubu in 2023 if he decides to contest 2023 Presidential race. It should be recalled that Chief Dokpesi is the CEO of DAAR Communication.Dokpesi made it known to Public five days ago that Tinubu is one of his childhood's friend. He said Tinubu used to visit him when he was working in mobil because Mobil was in front of his house. Chief Dokpesi described Tinubu as kindhearted and philanthropist. It should be recalled that Chief Dokpesi is Member, PDP Board of Trustees but he may support Tinubu due to their cordial relationship.

Another PDP Leader who may also support Tinubu, is the former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose. It should be recalled that Fayose was one of the main opposition Leader, that used to criticise APC but he doesn't critisize Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the way he criticises others.

Recently, Fayose visited Tinubu at his residence in Lagos State, Fayose visited Tinubu, just to welcome him from his medical trip. It should be recalled that Tinubu was on medical trip to London, for some months before he recently, returned to Nigeria.

There was a time, it was rumoured that Fayose has joined The Southwest Agenda (SWAGA). The SWAGA is a Group in APC, emancipating for Tinubu's Presidential Ambition. Though, Fayose denied the accusations that he has joined SWAGA but he may support Tinubu, if he decides to contest Presidential race in 2023.

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