By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Friday said he is fit and heathy to rule Nigeria.
Tinubu said this at the palace of Ataoja of Osogbo, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun, Larooye 11 when he visited the monarch to seek royal blessings and endorsement for his 2023 presidential ambition.
Tinubu said:” I will not let Nigerians down, I have the brain and capacity. If you hear them saying, can I do it, it is not so.
“I am not applying for the job of grave digger, race running, I am not a horse. I am not applying for a job of bricklaying, I went to school to study Accountancy and Management.
“I am applying for a job of brain, intelligent thinking who is ready to do things right, the job I want to do for Nigeria is for Nigeria to be greater and be proud of our sons and daughters and leave a legacy of unlimited success.”
The APC leader stated that he is the quality that Nigeria is looking for to make the country a very great, prosperous, united, not only in Africa but in the world.
Tinubu who noted that Nigerians must remain united irrespective of tribe or religion, said in the lyrics of the old national anthem which states that “tribe and tongue may differ, in brotherhood we stand” must continued to be embraced.
“We believe in one Nigeria irrespective of our tribe. We must see ourselves as one entity that will bring progress to Nigeria, and this is my promise,” he added.
In his response, Oba Olanipekun, who said Tinubu has the capacity to be the President, prayed that God would grant his heart desire.
The traditional ruler said he was of sound believe that Tinubu is also capable health wise to serve as the president of the country.