Tinubu Flashback: How I Worked As Cab Driver, Security Man To Pay My Tuition Fee In Chicago


The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has shared details of his journey in the United States.

The former Governor of Lagos State noted that he had to do some menial jobs to pay for my apartment and tuition fees at the Chicago State University.

Tinubu graduated from the University of Chicago in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.

The APC National Leader while narrating his trip to Chicago said he decided to travel out of the country with his friends which include, including Bolaji Agaba.

According to Tinubu in an interview with The News Nigeria which was initially published in 2021 as part of his 69th birthday celebrations, said he left Nigeria on the same day with his friend Agaba, while their third friend came months later.

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Tinubu while trying to survive in the United States they got an unregistered car which they ran as a taxi.

The APC presidential candidate added that he deferred his schooling which should have started from April till September to make money.

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