2019: Kwankwaso visits Alaafin of Oyo, seeks monarch’s support over presidential ambition [PHOTOS]


A former governor of Kano State and presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso on Thursday paid a visit to the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111 at his palace in Oyo town.

The visit, DAILY POST gathered, was to seek the support of the monarch and people of Oyo State ahead of his (Kwankwanso’s) presidential ambition.

The senator and members of the Kwankwaso Presidential Campaign Organization (KPCO) visited the Alaafin as part of nationwide consultations for his presidential ambition.

A member of Kwankwanso group, who confirmed the visit to DAILY POST on Friday writes as follows, “KwankwasoRM and members of the Kwankwaso Presidential Campaign Organization (KPCO), visit the imperial majesty, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Alafin of Oyo Kingdom for the yearly Ogun festival and part his nationwide consultation.”

Kwankwaso, it was learnt, had also visited notable politicians in the state including former Governor, Senator Rasidi Adewolu Ladoja.

He also visited leaders and stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state recently.

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