Guber Election: Oba of Lagos tells LP’s Rhodes-Vivour who will win Saturday poll
The Oba of Lagos, Rilwanu Akiolu on Thursday, told the Labour Party candidate for the Saturday governorship election in the state, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour that the incumbent governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Babajid Sanwo-Olu will win the poll.
The traditional ruler made the remark when Rhodes-Vivour better called GRV, his father and his campaign team visited the Oba at his palace in Iga-Iduganran, Lagos State.
According to the Oba of Lagos, God has ordained Sanwo-Olu to rule the state for another four years.
He said, “I declared my support for Sanwo-Olu because I believe in him and the Lord has said it is Sanwo-Olu who will win. For you Gbadebo, the future is open to us. God will not kill you, there is nothing wrong in you contesting. All of those contesting are my children.
“God should help us to make the state better. When Sanwo-Olu wins, the government will involve all of us”.
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A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC, Femi Fani-Kayode, has disclosed what the party must do during Saturday’s governorship election.Fani-Kayode said the APC must win the governorship election in Lagos, Kaduna, Niger, Zamfara, Yobe, and Borno States on Saturday.He noted that the ruling party must replicate its feat at the presidential election during the forthcoming governorship polls.In a tweet, Fani-Kayode wrote: “We won the presidential election and...
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Guber poll: INEC clears air on removing Igbo, South-south from election duties
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