Bola Tinubu, says only God can take his life, Tinubu who’s the leader of all progressive Congress came back from a medical trip few days ago.
He stated this on Sunday at a welcome-back event held in his honour at the State House in Marina, Lagos.
The event was attended by House of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila; Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his deputy, Femi Hamzat; Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, amongst other APC chieftains in Lagos.
“I’m a little emotional now but I’m happy. God is the Giver of life and the only One who can take life. And He (God) says; if I grant you power and the privilege in this life; I am the only One who can take it from you if you don’t use it in the way and manner that promotes humanity. God can give power to anyone he wills.
“It is the same God that has spared us till today and has given us the privilege. I give glory to God, because I’m standing before you hale, hearty and well. Today is a day of joy for me, having fixed today for this great event. We are here giving praises to God. May God bless all of you in attendance. I am grateful. I cannot say more than that today. Thank you all,” Tinubu announced to his political protégés at the event.
According to a video posted on Facebook by one of Sanwo-Olu’s media aides, Jubril Gawat.
Sanwo-Olu said while addressing the gathering, “We have countless reasons to be grateful to God for bringing Asiwaju back home, fully rejuvenated…We give glory to God who brought you (Tinubu) back with sound health and stronger vigour.”
The governor also thanked God that “the intention of evil-minded people who spread malicious rumour against our leader did not materialise”.
It was reported that Tinubu returned to Nigeria on Friday after spending over three months in London where he underwent knee surgery and physiotherapy.