Lagos APC Governorship Primary: Ambode, Sanwo-Olu battle for ticket

The Governorship Primary election in Lagos State holds today after series of postponements. The incumbent Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and the former Commissional Babajide Sanwo-Olu battle for the ticket.

The primary election will take place in all the wards of the state. All the registered APC members with membership card or a slip and name on the register will vote for their preferred aspirants.

Judging by what is on grounds, Babajide Sanwo-Olu may emerge the candidate of All Progressives Congress in Lagos. It just as if everything is working against Governor Ambode re-election bid.

All effort to savage Governor Ambode re-election bid appeared to have failed even the last hours moved by the President to save Ambode did not yield positive fruit.

As Ambode struggle to win the National Leader of APC Asiwajo Tinubu to support him, the more, more body pledges their support and endorsement for Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

It all started when all the 57 local government chairmen signed an agreement and unanimously endorsed Sanwo-Olu for Lagos State Governor.

The height of it all was when the Lagos Government Council headed by the Asiwajo Tinubu rejected Ambode re-election bid to endorse Sanwo-Olu.

Coming back to the grass-roots, all the ward counsellors in Lagos State also throw their weight for Sanwo-Olu. Aligning in the same view, are 36 out of 40 Members of House of Assembly in Lagos state back Sanwo-Olu for the Governor. Some Lagos Senators also did the same thing.

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