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General News of Monday, 6 March 2023


INEC's Certificate of Return is like World Cup trophy to me - President-elect Tinubu

Tinubu receives Certificate of Return Tinubu receives Certificate of Return

The newly elected president of Nigeria Bola Tinubu has referred to the Certificate of Return that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) gave him as a "World Cup" trophy.

The Asiwaju made this statement on Sunday, March 5, when he paid a visit to Rilwan Akinolu, the oba of Lagos, in his palace.

Recall that the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Bola Tinubu was declared the victor of the Saturday, February 25 presidential election by INEC.

Speaking at the oba of Lagos' palace, Tinubu vowed to kepp his words to Nigerians.

He said: “To all the monarchies seated, may God provide you with strong health for you. God will not allow our country to perish. We will not be used as a tool to disgr@ce you. I will not let you down.

“The journey that we embarked upon and we have returned home with a certificate — it is like our own World Cup — and I thank you all for the effort.”

See how social media usrs reacted to Tinubu's statement:

zakarieeshat3: "Yes na. No be small money you spend buy am na"

dianaomosoh: "Enjoy it while it lasts sir!"

xlyteofficial: "Not yours tho"

_sheis.lola: "Make the certificate sha no rough, because the owner go still collect am"

quinsapphy: "Haters will soon full here. Lmao"

teeh_lyfstyle: "Congratulations INEC president. Nigeria never get our own president sha."

meerah_cul: "Please handle the certificate with care sir No be you get am Make e no go tear????????… ELLU P is coming"

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