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Tinubu @70: Kanu, Okocha, others for Tinubu Novelty Match



Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Onikan Lagos state on Saturday, sports and politics will share a common ground as friends of Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the ruling (APC) and a presidential candidate under the party will be organizing a novelty football tournament to celebrate his 70th birthday anniversary.

Tinubu Support Group Director-General told reporters that no fewer than 17 retired Nigeria internationals and legendary. Some of the former internationals anticipated to feature in the novelty tournament include Austin Jay Jay Okocha, Tijani Babangida, Nwankwo Kanu,
Mutiu Adepoju, Peter Rufai,
Garba Lawal, among others.

The former-internationals are to confront Team Asiwaju (Bola Tinubu) which will constitute distinguished members of the Asiwaju political cycle.

DG further conceded that the game is part of a series of actions lined up to celebrate the birthday anniversary of their boss, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu.

The government of Lagos state has also tossed its weight behind the tournament which will kick off 1 pm of Saturday afternoon