…they’re going to carry additional devt to Lagos-APC assures
By Olasunkanmi Akoni
The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos has formally introduced the previous Commissioner of Works and Infrastructure within the state, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat because the running-mate to the Gubernatorial candidate, Mr Babajide Sanwoolu for 2019 governorship ballot.
State Chairman of the birthday celebration, Alhaji Babatunde Balogun made the presentation Sunday, all over a media convention on the birthday celebration’s Secretariat, Acme, Ogba, Lagos.
The match additionally had in attendance, Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat, state deputy chairman, Mr. Sunny Ajose, vp (Lagos East), Chief Kaoli Olusanya, secretary, Dr. Wale Ahmed and Publicity Secretary, Mr. Joe Igbokwe.
According to Balogun:”Sanwo-Olu and Hamzat are unbelievable team that may carry building to Lagos and construct a Lagos that everyone will likely be happy with if voted for all over the 2019 governorship elections.
“The absolute best choice making body of APC, the Governor’s Advisory Council, GAC, at the side of the entire related stakeholders of APC in Lagos State have recommended Dr. Obafemi Hamzat because the working mate to the candidate of APC in Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
“After the endorsement, it is important for me to publicly and officially present Dr. Kadiri Obafemi Hamzat as the running mate of our candidate, Sanwo-Olu for the 2019 gubernatorial election in Lagos State.”
Sanwo-Olu, in his deal with, preferred the verdict to select Hamzat as his working mate, announcing, “Lagos will likely be higher and enriched with the caliber of Hamzat being my working mate if elected.
“I’m right here to verify that the birthday celebration in session with me have made up our minds to officially unveil and publicly provide the candidacy of my working mate, Dr. Obafemi Kadiri Hamzat.
” Dr. Hamzat and I’ve been players in the similar political issues for plenty of years. We had been pals and brothers for with reference to 20 years now. He is a man of deep highbrow wisdom.
“He is a man of prime degree of integrity. He is a man that I’ve labored carefully with in several carrier.
“He is competent and I do know he’s any person that I do know really well and can help me and in combination, we can take Lagos to the extent that we’re promising; a degree that may beef up all folks.
“He is a technocrat and politician who have also worked in the private and public sector. He is a gentleman that I personally respect a lot and dare say that Lagos will be better and enriched with the caliber of Dr. Hamzat being my running mate.”
Hamzat in his acceptance speech, mentioned: “Lagos is expensive to all folks. And if Nigeria will likely be nice, which by means of God’s grace we can; Lagos will have to be nice. And as such our birthday celebration made up our minds to search for a candidate like Mr. Sanwo-Olu, who has the revel in, integrity and capacity to run the affairs of this state. We at the moment are a global village and what we do in Lagos have an effect on all over in Nigeria and different portions of Africa.
“So, I’m more than pleased. I think more than pleased and I think a way of accountability that the birthday celebration after sitting in combination, have decided on me to be his working mate in order that we will paintings at the side of our reviews. We have recognized every different for over 15 years professionally and for my part. So, we have now the chemistry and I dare say that we perceive the geography of Lagos.
“Mr. Sanwo-Olu and I understand what it takes to cook what Lagosians will eat. So, we will display that very soon. The campaign will start and we will show Lagosians that we are a team with APC that can take Lagos to the next level. So, I am very happy and on behalf of myself and my family, I want to thank Mr. Sanwo-Olu and the party leaders for their decision to appoint me as the running mate.”