Hon. Taiwo Olasupo, An All Progressives Congress (APC) Stalwart assembled the Igbo Community, Arewa, other ethnic groups, Muslim and Christian faithful on Lagos Island Local Government Area to Intensify campaign for the re-election of the Lagos State Governor and the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu Ahead of the 2023 gubernatorial election.
In his Speech, Hon. Olasupo reeled out the achievements of Governor Sanwo-Olu in the last 46 months.
He listed Infrastructure, Human Capital Development and Social Intervention as major success story of Sanwo-Olu’s administration in Lagos State.
“Take a critical look at the landmark achievements of Governor Sanwo-Olu in different sectors of the economy: physical infrastructure such as road network and integrated multi-modal transportation system, healthcare, education, agriculture and food security, job creation, security and emergency management to mention a few”.
“No doubt, the Governor has delivered his campaign promises excellently. we must ensure that Sanwo-Olu is Re-elected”, Hon. Olasupo emphasized.
“I believe in the Unity of Nigeria. I don’t discriminate. We are One big family. We Seek for your cooperation”, he told the gathering.
“Please, Tell your Friends and Family to vote for Sanwo-Olu. Lagos does not need an inexperienced Person or Learner as Governor”.
“There is need for Continuity in Lagos to ensure seamless Socioeconomic Development in the state. Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in Abuja (FCT) , Sanwo-Olu in Lagos”. He continued.
“As we go to the Poll on Saturday 18th March, I Urge the Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa and other Ethic groups in Lagos to vote for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu”, Hon. Olasupo said.
He expressed appreciation to the residents for their unflinching support for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration and the All Progressives Congress.
A representative of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Otunba Lekan Oshifeso said that the Governor is an experienced public servant and the best man for the tssk of leading State like Lagos, a metropolitan city.
He outlined the Numerous Achievements of the Sanwo-Olu’s Administration.
Otunba Oshifeso stated further that the Leadership Prowess and Landmark Achievements of Sanwo-Olu are unmatched.
He however promised to brief the Governor on the discussion at the Political Meeting.
The Director General of Team Olasupo (a political movement), Mr. Olaseni Tanko urged the Igbo community to unite with the Yoruba and other ethnic groups in the state to re-elect Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for second term.
“We are soliciting for your support and vote”, Mr. Tanko pleaded.
“I hereby assure that your businesses and properties in Lagos are safe. Nobody will intimidate or harass you again”, he said.
While responding, Mr. Innocent Nweze vowed that the Igbo People will vote for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
He continued: “No cause for Aaarm, We will vote for Sanwo-Olu and all the APC House of Assembly candidates. This is our home, this is where we earn our living. We are together in the campaign to re-elect Sanwo-Olu”.
Mr. Ibe Fred Nnamdi, Chairman of Medicine Dealers Association on Lagos Island reiterated Ndigbo’s support for Sanwo-Olu. He said that the postponement of the Guber poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would enable them campaign for the Governor.
He vowed that his Kinsmen would deliver over 90% vote for the Governor at the Poll.
“Together we would pilot Lagos State to greater Height”, He stressed.
Mallam Ibrahim Katsina (also known as Akwai Allah), Leader of the Arewa/ Hausa Community on Lagos Island told the gathering that they (The Arewa/Hausa) would rally support and vote for Sanwo-Olu to consolidate on his achievements.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) comprising of different denominations also attended the political meeting organised by Hon. Taiwo Olasupo.
In his remark, The Chairman of CAN on Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area, Rev. Dr. Bamidele Oshin urged Christian faithful to vote Sanwo-Olu for Continuity.
He commended the Governor for his Achievements in the state.
Rev. Oshin however called on Sanwo-Olu to engage the Association in Policy and decision making in the state. He declared that CAN is a partner in progress.
The 3-Day Political Activities witnessed a large Turnout.
Residents, Community Leaders, Religious Bodies, Ethnic Groups, Traders, Artisans and Youths across Lagos Island Local Government Area and Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area attended the Political Meeting.