APC Lagos West Warns Sanwo-olu Against Overrating Self
LEADERS of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos West, have warned the party’s flag bearer for the 2019 governorship election, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-olu against overrating self, if he eventually wins.
Admonishing Sanwo-olu during a thank you visit to
EState Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared Mr. George Tagbo Ogara as the bonafide governorship candidate of the party in the state, stressing that claims by Senator Ayogu Eze, who joined the party a few days ago, are calculated attempts at deceiving and confusing voters. the senatorial district in Lagos yesterday, the leaders, among whom were: Dr. Yomi Finnih; Chief Rabiu Oluwa, South West APC Women Leader, Mrs. Kemi Nelson; immediate past State Chairman, Otunba Henry Ajomali; Senator Ganiyu Solomon, among others, said it is important for Sanwo-olu to place in-
The issue of APC governorship and National Assembly primaries in Enugu State has been a subject of disputations and petitions by factions. This has delayed submission of list of the party’s candidates to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
But in a statement made terest of the state, people and the party above personal purpose.
Finnih urged him not to deviate from the Developmental Master Plan already laid down for Lagos.
The leaders also advised him to address poverty by connecting his government to the people at the grassroots. available to one of the party’s factional state chairmen, Deacon Okey Ogbodo, said the attention of Enugu APC “has been drawn to several published claims, especially online, by a certain Ayogu Eze, purporting to be the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Progress (APC) in the state.”
Ogbodo said there was no Nelson told Sanwo-olu to appoint women into key positions, if he wins in 2019, saying: “women’s votes have always been crucial to whoever wins Lagos governorship elections, right from 1999.”
Sanwo-olu promised to run an all- inclusive administration if elected. He also assured them that he would mend fences with all aggrieved members. way Eze could be the party’s candidate, having scored the least number of votes and ended up as last on the list of governorship aspirants.
He said one isolated and arranged nocturnal visit to the Presidency could not change the fact that “Ayogu Eze cannot win even a councillorship election in a credible process.”
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