The Governor of Lagos State shocked Lagosians yesterday after Brief Press Conference conceding defeat to his rival Sanwo-Olu. The reasons behind his action have emerged. Why Ambode easily conceded defeat to Sanwo-Olu?
A Source in the Camp of Ambode disclosed to Mystatenews, that the Governor will challenge the emergence of Sanwo-Olu as the winner of All Progressives Congress in Lagos State.
The sudden change of mind of conceding defeat to Sanwo-Olu is without a price.
A reliable source revealed that Ambode conceded defeat to avert possible impeachment hanged on his net.
It was gathered through sources in both Ambode and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s camps that the move was meant to remove the tension, as well as avert the impeachment move being considered by party elders.
One of the sources said before and after the broadcast, Ambode had contacted Tinubu and some party leaders in a bid to assure them of his loyalty to the party, and in order to avert the impeachment option.
“He (Ambode) did not want the matter to get to that level; that is why he accepted the defeat to reduce the tension in the state and stop any panicky action by the party elders. He also wanted them to leave him in peace to complete all his projects,” the source said.