Former captain of the Super Eagles of Nigeria and former player of Chelsea football club of England John Obi Mikel Promote Yahaya Bello’s presidential ambitions, as he was seen posing alongside the Kogi State Governor.
The Premier league winning football star, John Mikel Obi has endorsed poorly performing APC governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, for the 2023 presidency of the federal republic of Nigeria.
In its first ever political move, Mikel Obi appeared to present a customized Nigerian short with the name “White Lion” inscribed at the back followed by the number 1.
Obi said that it was time for the youths to come out and take leadership positions across all boards for the betterment of Nigeria.
He added that youths should be given a chance to get the change Nigerians clamour for.
He said; “It is an honour for me to finally meet his Excellency personally after all the good things I have heard and read about him from not just the people of Kogi State but from Nigerians
“My main aim is to come here to show my appreciation and to thank him for all the things he has been doing for the people and also to support him in whatever future political positions he wants to go into.
“I will like to be there to support him, to be there by his side through this journey for him to achieve whatever he wants which is for the betterment of Nigeria”.