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Atiku Abubakar takes campaign to Ooni of Ife’s palace

The presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar, pays homage to Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II 

The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has visited the palace of the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, during his campaign trip to Osun state.

Premium Times reports that Atiku said his visit to the Ooni’s palace is to pay respect to the Ile Ife kingdom.

PHOTOS: Atiku takes campaign to Ile-Ife

“Ile-Ife, as the source of Yoruba race, has undoubtedly impacted beyond Nigeria, and this visit is genuine to pay respect to the kingdom,” he said. “All I have to do is to appreciate the Ooni, the chiefs and everyone here for making today a success.”

PHOTOS: Atiku takes campaign to Ile-Ife

The PDP presidential candidate was accompanied by the national chairman of PDP, Uche Secondus, former governor of Ogun state and deputy director general (South) of PDP presidential campaign organization, Gbenga Daniel during the visit to the Ooni.

 

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