The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has acknowledged the well-deserving award given to him by City People Magazine at the 2018 City People Political Awards as the Political Strategist Of The Year.
Asiwaju has in the last 20 years, played significant roles in determining the winner of elections at all levels in Lagos State and in Nigeria at large
The two-term Lagos State governor, respected all over the world for his strategic prowess and political know-how, according to City People, won the award because of his ability to stabilize and unite progressive party members both at regional and national level.
Tinubu’s antecedents obviously speak volume on his relentless effort to revolutionalize Nigerian politics.
It is based on these facts that City People honoured him with the grandmaster strategist of the year.
Reacting to this award, Asiwaju wrote:
I feel deeply honoured by the decision of the management of City People to confer me with Political Strategist Of the Year 2018. I appreciate the noble gesture and the award is one that I earnestly treasure.
Over the year, I have come to admire you as a highly professional journalist and reputable media entrepreneur. Your City People has also come to be widely accepted as a society magazine of good standing.”, he said.
He also implored that City People Magazine, with the effort of like minds, to join him in moving the nation forward.