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APC presidential candidate, Tinubu, returns to London



 APC presidential candidate Tinubu returns to London
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The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has arrived in London, the United Kingdom where he is expected to address some forums on security and economy of Nigeria which his party failed to uplift in eight years.

Tinubu landed on Saturday afternoon for the Chatham House, London programme, “looking very tired and exhausted, ” SaharaReporters reported.

According to his campaign team, the essence of the trip was for him to meet global leaders regarding his presidential aspiration.

This had been disclosed in a series of tweets posted on Monday by the APC Presidential Campaign Council.

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It had said Tinubu would travel to key Western capitals from December 4 and is expected to return to Nigeria latest December 12 to continue his campaign rallies and stakeholders’ engagement.

“Tinubu has just landed in London, Chatham House programme, running away from the Arise TV Town hall and others. He is very tired and exhausted,” the source stated.

There have been concerns over Tinubu’s presidential bid considering his health challenges.

Tinubu, amidst his ambition to succeed Muhammadu Buhari, spent over four months patronising hospitals in France, the United States and the United Kingdom where he underwent several surgeries.

He was flown out of the country some days to Christmas in 2020 to Paris, France.

The APC leader returned to Nigeria on January 24, 2021, after a month absence from Nigeria.

He also went for a medical check-up on Thursday, June 10 to France and was conspicuously absent from the one-day working visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Lagos State.

Tinubu, amidst death rumours, was forced to return to the country on Tuesday, June 15.



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