A viral video has shown Osun state governorship aspirant Senator Ademola Adeleke telling a crowd that he has come with lot of money to give voters.
The senator who is an uncle to popular Nigerian singer Davido is contesting the governorship election under the umbrella of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
Speaking during a campaign Adeleke informed the crowd that he arrived with different currencies for them.
He said: “If it’s about money, I have come with money,” Senator Adeleke says in Yoruba while patting his pocket.
He tells them he isn’t there with only Naira but also with Dollars, Pounds and Euros.
“Fire for fire,” he adds as his audience hails him.
Meanwhile, the Presidency has reacted to the ministers who withdrew their interest in seeking elective positions ahead of the upcoming primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Naija News reported that President Muhammadu Buhari had directed ministers and heads of government agencies seeking elective offices to resign on or before May 16.
On Friday, the President met with the ministers with political ambition during a valedictory session organised at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Read more.