Newly elected Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said he needs PDP’s governorship candidate, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, and others who contested against him to join hands with his administration to build the state.
The APC’s candidate at the just concluded guber polls said this during his acceptance speech at the party’s secretariat in Lagos shortly after he was declared winner of the governorship election.
Lagos State Governor-elect Akinwunmi Ambode
Ambode had defeated Agbaje after securing 811,994 votes against hiAgbaje’s 659,788 votes.
“To my main opponent, Mr. Jimi Agbaje of the PDP, I thank you for a keen contest and invite you, alongside other governorship candidates, to join hands with me in moving Lagos forward,” he said.
Ambode then made a promise to Lagosians that his administration would build on the legacy and achievements of his predecessors, Gov. Babatunde Fashola and Chief Bola Tinubu.