Former lawmakers on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from southwest region are currently in the palace of Olubadan of Ibadanland to consult with the topclass monarch on 2023 presidency.
The delegation is being led by trio of Senator Dayo Adeyeye (Ekiti), Senator Soji Akanbi (Oyo) and Hon. Rotimi Makinde (Osun).
This newspaper understands that the former lawmakers are behind South-West Agenda (SWAGA 2023). The consultation with Olubadan is part of the unveiling of the group in Ibadan scheduled for Tuesday, 15th December 2020.
In a press statement signed by SWAGA 23 spokesman – Hon. Makinde politicians, on Sunday, business experts, traditional rulers and other stakeholders would converge in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State on Tuesday, to forge a common front, preparatory to the year 2023 political dispensation.
According to the release, no fewer than 200 delegates across the zone have indicated their readiness to make it a date with history in the political headquarters of the region.
“From all indications, the day is set to be the beginning of a new era in the history of Yorubaland and the starting point for the realization of the dream of the region”
“With membership drawn from across political divides, business community, leaders of thought, socio-political and youth organizations, and other interest groups in the zone, the Planning Committee having secured the blessing of top Yoruba monarchs shall also meet with other traditional rulers and opinion leaders in the zone”.