Just as fans speculated on Twitter, Nigerian Billionaire Femi Otedola has declared his intention to run for governor of Lagos state in 2019. Otedola recently became active on social media, sharing photos on his Instagram and updates on his Twitter.
He was also recorded on Wednesday taking a ride on a molue bus (Nigerian public bus) from Sango to Agege in Lagos. This action prompted people on social media to speculate that the billionaire may have intentions to run for office soon.
Here are some of the Tweets
While some think he is only laying the groundwork and will run for something national in 2023, some had the opinion that he intends to run for the office of the governor in Lagos State in 2019.
Well, it was the later, he has since then released a statement on his twitter account saying