As ICG inaugurates LGA Coordinators
The Governorship Candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Lagos State,Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has received a boost from a group of professionals, artisans and civil organizations who endorsed him as their candidate in the 2019 general elections.
The endorsement which was held at the Blue Roof event centre of LTV 8, also witnessed the inauguration of 57 Coordinators and Secretaries of the campaign group, Babajide Sanwo-Olu Vanguard (BSV) at the local government areas and local council development areas of the state.
According to the Director of Mobilisation of the Independent Campaign Group(ICG), Alhaji Abdullahi Enilolobo, the party members are to work assiduously in the 57 LGAs/LCDAs in Lagos State to deliver five million votes for Sanwo-Olu and all APC candidates in the forthcoming general elections.
He implored the 57 Coordinators of the grassroot campaign organisation to unite all the various groups in all the wards, councils, constituencies and senatorial districts for support for Sanwo-Olu.
Meanwhile, the Director-General of the Independent Campaign Group(ICG), Mr. Tayo Ayinde, urged all the coordinators and secretaries of the grassroot campaign organisation to deliver for APC in next year election by working very hard and partner with the electorate to deliver in the responsibility they are saddled with.
A major task of the 57 Coordinators and Secretaries is to ensure that Sanwo-Olu wins the whole local governments and local council development areas in the coming 2019 governorship election.
While addressing the congregation, Sanwo-Olu, commended the party members and all the groups who have expressed their readiness to support his governorship aspiration, assuring them that governance would come close to their doorstep.
The Lagos APC governorship candidate added “We have not started campaign. This meeting is not a campaign set up; it is just for us to see ourselves, greet ourselves. It is to acknowledge ourselves and to encourage ourselves”
“What we are going to do when campaign start; we will do them. I want to thank you all for coming out in large quantity to come and encourage us. I am impressed with what I have seen and I can tell you that governance is coming right next to you and it shall be well with all of us” Sanwo-Olu concluded
Some notable entertainers were in attendance. Part of them are; Taiwo Hassan, and Alhaji Wasiu Pasuma.