Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has called on electorate of Lagos East Senatorial District to cast their vote for APC candidates in the upcoming by-elections.
The Senatorial and House of Assembly by-elections will take place on Saturday December 5.
Sanwo-Olu made this appeal during the inauguration of the 28-room Senator Bayo Osinowo Administrative Block at Alapere, Lagos.
It will be recalled that Sen. Bayo Osinowo and Hon. Tunde Buraimoh gave up the ghost; a situation that made the two seats became vacant
Sanwo-Olu implored residents of the area to ensure that APC emerge victorious.
“I want you to go out next Saturday, Dec. 5 and vote enmasse for our candidates, Tokunbo Abiru and Obafemi Saheed. Our party must have large number of votes from Kosofe Local Government.
“The APC candidates are people who can be trusted. So, we must all support Abiru to win the senatorial election and Saheed for the Lagos House of Assembly. We must all work hard to ensure that they win,” he said.
In his address, Chairman of Agboyi-Ketu LCDA, Mr Dele Oshinowo,said that APC carefully select the most qualified candidates.
“My people of Agboyi-Ketu LCDA, please don’t be deceived or cajoled by the retrogressive, you are free to undertake a background check on the candidates put forward by our party.
“The facts are in the public domain, and from all appraisals on their personalities. It is obvious that the APC has presented the best candidates among the best.
“For our administration to succeed and continue flourishing with landmark achievements such as today’s commissioning, my resolute people of Agboyi-Ketu LCDA, I will implore you to come out enmasse and vote for our party’s candidates,” Oshinowo said.