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Igbo in Lagos not supporting Obi, says Sanwo -Olu

by OkeomaNews

The governor of Lagos state, Sanwo -Olu on Tuesday claimed that the Igbo people living in Lagos are supporting the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu.

The governor who spoke in Owerri, Imo state, during the APC’s rally expressed optimism that Tinubu would win the February 25 presidential election.

Tinubu, promised to continue with the “developmental” programmes of the president, Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari should he emerge the next president of the country.

The ex Lagos state governor said that the Peoples Democratic Party refused to move the country forward when they held sway.

Tinubu said that Buhari’s eigh year reign was a retooling process, adding that he would invest in education , build infrastructure and be prudent should he be elected as the next president.

He said “PDP stole Nigeria’s treasure. President Buhari’s eight years is a retooling process. PDP are liars. We will continue with developmental programme of APC. It will not stop. Imo is the destination for tourism. We will add value to real estate in Imo state. Invest in education. Build and reconstruct your roads in Imo. No more assure ASUU strike. We are not seeking for the booty of office. We will prudent and manage revenue generation capacity. We will bring peace and capacity. We will work with state to ensure security.”

Buhari who handed over APC flag to Tinubu said that the party’s presidential candidate would deliver should he succeed him.

The governor of Imo state, Hope Uzodinma, assured the party that his state would vote for APC in the February 25 presidential election.

Uzodinma said ” Imo people are grateful to Mr president. We sought for your support for building of roads and fighting insecurity in Imo state you approved. It is time to reciprocate that support by voting for APC.”

The governor of Ebonyi state, Dave Umahi said that the Igbo would vote for APC because of the second Niger bridge constructed by the Buhari’s administration.

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