Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the 2019 All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate for Lagos State, has released a press statement upon emerging the party’s flag bearer. He defeated the incumbent governor of the state by a wide margin yesterday.
See statement below.
THANK YOU ALL – WE SINCERELY APPRECIATE ALL OUR PARTY FAITHFULS FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE GUBERNATORIAL PRIMARY ELECTION IN LAGOS STATE
The Director General, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-olu Campaign Organisation (BOSCO), Mr. Tayo Ayinde, wishes and hereby unreservedly expresses our gratitude to all our faithful members for the loyalty, commitments and determination to our great party by participating in the direct gubernatorial primary election in Lagos State on the 2nd of October 2018. In the same vein, we also like to appreciate the overwhelming moral supports received from non members of our great party during the exercise.
Our sincere appreciation also goes to President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and all the leaders of our great party for holding true tenet of democracy.
At this juncture, it is pertinent to acknowledge the gallantry displayed by the security agencies, the cooperation of the press and exhibition of close observation by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the just concluded direct primary of our great party.
Most importantly, we are grateful to members of the state chapter of our great party who voted for Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu en-masse during the gubernatorial primary election and making him emerge as flag-bearer of our great party for the general election in 2019.
We urge our entire members to remain focused and work assiduously towards the general election in 2019.
Comrade Olusesan Daini, Director Media and Publicity, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu Campaign Organization (BOSCO) 2nd October 2018.
Sanwo-Olu: Press statement on emerging APC gubernatorial candidate