IPOB Apologist: Old tweets of Lagos Governorship candidate, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour exhumed

The Lagos Governorship candidate, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour alias GRV, is faced with severe backlash as an IPOB apologist following the resurfacing of his old tweets.


GRV who is the Labour Party Governorship candidate in the election slated for 11th March 2023 had campaigned in 2019 for a senatorial position with the name Chinedu Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour which struck nerves on Twitter.

Chinedu Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour

Following campaign posters from 2019 that circulated the micro-blogging platform, old tweets from the Labour Party’s candidate resurfaced with claims of his zeal for the separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).

IPOB-Related Posts Exhumed on Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour

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All social media posts indicating GRV’s affinity for IPOB remain live as of the time of this publication and have since stirred mixed reactions across the internet space.

Some Reactions Trailing GRV

@De_Moshood wrote in a tweet, “@GRVlagos want to turn Lagos to IPOB home. He wants to use Lagos for his biafra Agenda and make Lagosians become strangers in their states. He’s already looking forward to declaring Biafra in Lagos and Ya’ll won’t be able to go to work oj Monday. Gbadebo is an IPOBian.”

@talkareal opined, About the ipob thing even Tinubu had a say too!. Everyone has a say whether right or wrong !. This guy right here is your brother!, a full fledged Yoruba man! And you guys are trolling him despite being your tribe! Omo I give up on you guys o ! I do!”

@stanley3152 noted, “In the coming week watch as this IPOB man below will engage the media with interviews, debate and town hall meetings😏😏[email protected] we are vote LP and @GRVlagos is the next governor of Lagos state starting from Mar 11.. Ekó é dide.”

@StFreakingKezy added, “@GRVlagos the gubernatorial candidate of Labour Party is a strong supporter of IPOB….YORUBA’s I have news for you…
Lagosians If you like sleep on the bicycle….ENOUGH SAID.”


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