The Indomitable Tinubu Support Organisation (ITSO), a national political network championing the electoral victory of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s Presidency, has described the emergence of the duo of His Excellency, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu and His Excellency, Senator Kashim Ibrahim Shettima as presidential and vice presidential candidates respectively, of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as a combination of patriotism, experience and competence for a greater Nigeria.

The group made this known in a media statement signed by its Director-General, Hon. Abdoulbaq Ladi Balogun.

While expressing excitement at the choice of Senator Kashim Shettima as Asiwaju Tinubu’s running mate in the 2023 presidential election, Balogun stated that the nation is bound to  experience rapid economic and social growth; noting that Tinubu is a visionary leader with extensive experience in governance and practical socio-economic solutions while Senator Shettima is an embodiment of humility, courage and integrity, all attributes which Nigeria currently needs to help solve the challenges of insecurity and slow economic growth.


“We are strongly optimistic of the electoral values of Tinubu/Shettima as flagbearers of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 presidential election and governance success of the duo at the helms of affairs in this country, post-buhari administration.

Both Tinubu and Shettima have had the rare privileges of combined experiences as former governors and national legislators with excellent performances. The duo will bring to bear on national governance, their executive and legislative experiences and ensure all arms of government enjoys cordial inter-dependent relationship needed for rapid infrastructural, political, social and economic growth.”

The group commended Asiwaju Tinubu for applying wisdom in nominating a worthy running mate from the pool of strategic choices available and for considering the opinions of elders, leaders and other stakeholders in the Nigeria project before arriving at this momentous decision to rekindle hope FOR A GREATER NIGERIA.

“Asiwaju has once again demonstrated his exceptional ability to identify and nurture brilliant minds, justifying his being referred to as “Talents Transformer and Builder of Men”.

Senator Shettima is a natural born leader whose sterling qualities are exceptional. He is disciplined, prudent, honest and can best be described as a bastion of hope, courage, and an epitome of humility to anybody who comes close to him”.

Balogun urged Nigerians to get their Permanent Voters Card and cast their votes, come 2023, for the APC candidates and particularly, to ensure the choice of the courageous democrat, master strategist, uncommon unifier, bridge builder, solution provider, financial surgeon, institutional builder, futuristic youth advocate, gender-friendly, friend of the masses and patriotic statesman – Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as Nigeria’s next president from May 29 2023, for UNCOMMON PROGRESS OF NIGERIA.



The Indomitable Tinubu Support Organisation (ITSO), a national political network championing the actualization of the presidential ambition of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has called on Nigerians to uphold the significance of the Eid el Adha which is obedience to Allah, sacrifice, neighbourly love and hope.

According to a statement by its Director-General – Hon. Abdoulbaq Ladi Balogun, “We urged Nigerians  to celebrate the Eid peacefully, show mercy and ensure neighbourly love and be reminded of the significance of celebration of Eid-El Kabir which is the celebration of God’s mercy that Allah demonstrated when HE replaced the son of Prophet Isaac with a ram”

While giving assurance of a prosperous future for the nation, the group urged Nigerians to pray that the celebration usher in a world fill of hope and happiness and particularly, a secured and peaceful Nigeria.

“We enjoined Nigerians to rededicate themselves to one united nation where brotherly and neighbourly love reigns.

The sacred ethos of Selfless Sacrifice, Genuine Love, Uncommon Generosity and Harbinger of Hope are the personal attributes which Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is known for.

Asiwaju Tinubu’s popular emergence as the Presidential Candidate of APC has rekindled hope of the people and further re-affirmed his preparedness to propel the fortunes of the country in the right direction, from the first day of his assumption of office as the President and Commander-In-Chief of Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Tinubu remains the best thing to ever happen to our democratic evolution of this fourth republic with his unparalleled democratic credentials and competent track records of monumental accomplishments in the tasks of people’s investments and building the nation.

LAGFERRY Organises Greater Lagos Independence Cruise, says no record of accident or near mishap since Feb 4 ~Ajasa-Info

The Lagos Ferry Services (LAGFERRY) on Sunday said that it had no record of boat accident or near mishap since the launch of commercial operation on Lagos waterways on Feb. 4.

The Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of LAGFERRY, Mr Abdoulbaq Balogun disclosed this in an interview with newsmen during the Greater Lagos Independence Cruise on MV Adimu Orisa.

Balogun said as part of efforts to celebrate Nigeria’s 60th Diamond Independence Anniversary, LAGFERRY on Saturday held a boat cruise to showcase the opportunities the firm was providing to commuters through the waterways.

“With the administration of Gov. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, we have seen a lot of transformation on waterways. Everybody should come and look at the progress we have made in waterways sector and our model.

“Safety is our culture and what we do everyday, what we live with and what we sleep with. Every aspect of our operation is safety inclined and we preach to people to be safety conscious when coming onboard.

“So, safety is what we don’t take for granted. It is the number core value of LAGFERRY. With what we have in place and passionate support of Mr Governor, the safety of our people and the safety of our equipment are not taken for granted.

“We want to assure people that since Feb. 4, that we have launched our commercial operations by Mr Governor, we have not recorded a single accident or near mishap,” he said.

Balogun said that the LAGFERRY was doing all according to the best world-class safety standard of maritime industry.

The managing director, who thanked God for the safety, also commended all the firm’s personnel, who he described as being professional in discharging their duty.

Balogun added. “People should have the confidence to come with us to help decongest the road traffic and create a multimodal system of transport.

“We have the regulatory arm, Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) and the operating arm, LAGFERRY.

“We are working in collaboration with Lagos State Safety Commission, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency and National Inland Waterways Authority to ensure the safety of our passengers.”

Speaking on the boat cruise to celebrate the nation’s 60th Independence Anniversary, Balogun said that the firm wanted to give Lagosians along coastal lines the possibility of what could be achieved on the waterways.

“We just want to give Lagoosians the possibility of what can happen on the waterways. It is a greater Lagos Independence Cruise and we are coming on water to celebrate 60th Independence Anniversary of Nigeria- the Lagos way.

“There is no state in Nigeria that can be like Lagos because we have the water and we have the people. We want to showcase the hospitality, tourism and other potential the waterway can bring to our economy in Nigeria.

” This is what Lagos has in abundance and we are showing it to the whole world. We want people to come onboard and enjoy themselves and have funs and networks.

“We are doing this to enable our tourism and to also tell the people what can be done onboard our waters-social events, weddings, receptions , meetings, birthday parties and a lot of other things. This is what we are exposing to the whole world.”

He said that the 60th Independence of Nigeria was worth celebrating in spite of all challenges facing Nigeria’s nationhood.

According to him, Nigeria has a lot of potential for development and progress with high prospect to build the dream of its founding fathers which include water.