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    President Tinubu’s Eagles Square Fall: The Surprising Reason Behind His ‘Swagger’

    In the world of politics, every move a leader makes is examined, and sometimes, even a little stumble can become the talk of the town.

    This is exactly what happened to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu when he had a minor slip at the Eagles Square in Abuja on Democracy Day, June 12 when he mistakenly fell while climbing a parade vehicle.

    But

    leave it to Tinubu to turn a fall into a moment of humor and national pride.

    The Incident:

    On that bright Wednesday morning, President Tinubu was making his way onto the parade vehicle. As he climbed, he missed a step and took a fall.

    Almost immediately,

    social media was abuzz with reactions. Some Nigerians were quick to mock, but Tinubu had his own hilarious and endearing spin on the situation.

    President Tinubu’s Response:

    Later that evening, during the state banquet at the Presidential Villa, Tinubu addressed the incident. With a smile and a twinkle in his eye, he explained:

    Early this morning, I had a swagger, and it’s on social media. They were confused about whether I was doing Buga or doing babariga, but, it is a day to celebrate democracy while doing ‘Idobale’ for the day. I am a traditionally Yoruba boy, and I did my Idobale.

    — President Bola Ahmed Tinubu

    Tinubu humorously attributed his fall to his Yoruba heritage, describing it as a traditional gesture of respect. Instead of being embarrassed, he embraced the fall, calling it his “swagger.”

    Watch the Moment

    For those who haven’t seen the viral clip yet on social media, here’s your chance. President Tinubu’s light-hearted approach and charismatic explanation make this a must-watch. Click below to see the video:

    Click here to Watch President Tinubu’s Fall

    Here is the video shared by Linda Ikeji on Instagram at the state banquet.

    Social Media Reactions:

    As expected, there was a mixed reaction on social media. While some social media users make jokes out of it, others admired President Tinubu’s ability to turn an awkward moment into a celebration of tradition and democracy.

    His explanation won over many, showcasing his down-to-earth personality and ability to connect with the public.

    Beyond the humor, Tinubu’s fall and his reaction to it highlight a significant milestone – 25 years of unbroken democracy in Nigeria.

    It’s a reminder that even in moments of personal vulnerability, leaders can inspire and unite people through humility and humor.

    So next time you trip and fall, remember President Tinubu’s swagger and embrace the moment with a smile.

    After all,

    it’s not about the fall but how you get back up – with grace, humor, and a touch of swagger.

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