Bola Tinubu’s Son, Seyi Jets Out To London With Household As Offended Nigerians Destroy Father’s Recognized Investments
Seyi Tinubu and his spouse
An unique SaharaReporters report has proven that Seyi, son of a former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has jetted out of Nigeria.
Seyi on Thursday morning at about 1:53am flew out to London, United Kingdom, in a non-public jet with members of his household and some others, SaharaReporters has solely learnt.
The emergency journey follows the rising resentment in Lagos towards his father, who has seen a few of his identified investments in Lagos and Abuja focused and burnt by offended Nigerians over his perceived involvement within the deployment of troopers, who killed peaceable protesters within the Lekki Toll Gate space of Lagos on Tuesday evening.
Over 10 peaceable protesters have been killed by troopers in Tuesday’s bloodbath whereas demanding an finish to police brutality and state repression.
An amazing majority of Lagos residents have accused the All Progressives Congress’ Nationwide Chief of being behind the incident — a declare he has denied.
In retaliation for the killing of peaceable protesters, offended residents on Wednesday morning burnt down Tv Continental and The Nation Newspaper — each media institutions with headquarters in Lagos believed to be owned by Tinubu.
Earlier on Tuesday evening, offended Nigerians had burnt the toll plaza of the Lekki-Ikoyi Hyperlink Bridge, one other cash spinner mentioned to be managed by the previous Lagos governor.
On the manifest of the flight anticipated to land at London Stansted Airport obtained by SaharaReporters, the passengers on board embody Tinubu Oluwaseyi Afolabi, his spouse Tinubu Layal Chinwe, their daughter born in London through the COVID-19 lockdown interval Tinubu Noella Amira Rose Titilayo, Tinubu Bolatito Ayyan Jidenna, members of his spouse’s household and their child sitter made up of Holm Rosemary Nkechinyelu, Holm Sean Obiagulu and Cardona Melisa Felizarta.
The all Greek crew members of the jet embody Spyridon Kouris, Stantidis Dimitrios and Trylon Foteini.
The ex-Lagos governor controls two non-public jets – one by means of his youthful sibling – Wale Tinubu – and a Falcon 900X with registration quantity T7-JAT to his identify.
Seyi, in keeping with findings by SaharaReporters, disguised to keep away from being recognized by irate youth, who had taken over main roads throughout the town, to get to the airport to board the $60m Falcon 900X jet that flew him and his household in a foreign country.
As certainly one of Tinubu’s most favoured kids, 35-year-old Seyi, who’s the Chief Govt Officer/Chairman of Loatsad Promomedia and the Founding father of the Noella Basis, controls an enormous enterprise empire with most of his earnings coming in from promoting the place his father’s affect has continued to pave the best way for him.
In February 2019, the Free Lagos Motion alleged that the younger man was appointed because the emergency monetary advisor to all parastatals and native governments in Lagos State.
The group additionally mentioned that Seyi was being positioned to take over as governor of Lagos State in 2023, persevering with the household’s dominance of politics within the state.
Seyi’s mom, Oluremi Tinubu, is at present a Senator in Nigeria.
Asiwaju Tinubu, his father, who is understood to be eyeing the Presidency in 2023 when the rancorous administration of President Muhammadu Buhari involves an finish after eight years and is believed to be in France in the intervening time, has been accused of feeding fats on public funds by means of cronies he has planted in key public places of work throughout the nation.
Aside from virtually solely figuring out, who emerges governor of Lagos and people to occupy different key positions within the state, the APC stalwart has his mark in all places – his daughter Sade, is the Iyaloja Basic of Lagos and Nigeria, whereas her husband, Mr Oyetunde Ojo, was a member of the Home of Representatives.