Ambode meets Itire Chiefs and Community Members

Ambode meets Itire Chiefs and Community Members

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Lagos, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today met with the Royal family and community members of the Itire community. At the meeting held in the palace of the Onitire of Itire, he reassured them of creating a prosperous Lagos when elected as their next Executive Governor.

In his welcome address, His Royal Majesty, Oba Lateef Dauda, spoke assuredly that the entire Itire community has always been for the APC, and it is their resolve to maintain their allegiance to the party that has given steady progress to Lagos state.

In his own address, the Olori Ebi of Itire, Alhaji Buhari Oloto, urged the Itire electorate ps to actively partake in the polls by making sure they all got their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs). He added that wisdom lies in voting for the APC in Lagos to sustain the laudable works of the party in the state.

Leaders and members of Itire-Ikate Community during the Town Hall Meeting with Ambode
Leaders and members of Itire-Ikate Community during the Town Hall Meeting with Ambode

He added, “We are sure that Ambode will continue and complete good works of the APC because he possesses both the experience and good will to do so. Itire-Ikate is for the APC, I assure

Ambode thanked them for the glaring show of support, while giving reference to the mammoth crowd that heralded his roadshow into the community. He promised to employ his experience and the grace of God to give a better livelihood to the people of Itire and all Lagosians.

He said, “Our aspiration in the next four years is to create a prosperous Lagos for all. I assure you that you and your children will partake in it. Prosperity for the now and prosperity for the future, that is what this quest for continuity is all about”.

Leaders and members of Itire-Ikate Community during the Town Hall Meeting with Ambode
Leaders and members of Itire-Ikate Community during the Town Hall Meeting with Ambode

The Royal Fathers together used the medium to urge the members and their children to shun violence as the elections draw nearer, and more importantly not to sell their votes.

The Asiwaju of Itire, Chief Adisa Olatunji, Ajiroba of Itire, Alhaji Idowu Sanni and the Otunoba of Itire, Alhaji Tajudeen Odubiyi, together with all other title Chiefs gave their blessings to Ambode.

Elders of Itire-Ikate Community during the Town Hall Meeting with Ambode
Elders of Itire-Ikate Community during the Town Hall Meeting with Ambode
Itire Community welcomes Akinwunmi Ambode

Itire Community welcomes Akinwunmi Ambode

The Akinwunmi Ambode road show continued today through some other communities in the Surulere Local Government Area (LGA), and eventually docked at the Itire community under the Itire-Ikate Local Community Development Area (LCDA). The reception was similarly awesome.

The Itire-resident Lagosians couldn’t hide their joy at seeing Mr. Ambode, whose words and waves were repeatedly greeted with chants of “AMBO! A TI DE!!” all through the course of the show.

The Itire reception again adds to the overwhelming array of acceptance that the APC gubernatorial candidate enjoys across the whole of Lagos, and thereby cementing his place as a favored front-runner ahead of the April 11, 2015 polls.

A cross section of Lagosians showing their love for Ambode at Itire
A cross section of Lagosians showing their love for Ambode at Itire
A cross section of Lagosians showing their love for Ambode at Itire
A cross section of Lagosians showing their love for Ambode at Itire
A cross section of Lagosians showing their love for Ambode at Itire
A cross section of Lagosians showing their love for Ambode at Itire
Ambode in an Interactive Session with Surulere Electorates

Ambode in an Interactive Session with Surulere Electorates

All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Lagos, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, and his running mate, Dr. (Mrs) Oluranti Adebule, today engaged the electorates in Surulere Local Government Area (LGA) and Itire-Ikate and Coker/Aguda Local Community Development Areas (LCDAs), in an interactive session today.

The issues raised in the meeting held at the Abibatu Mogaji Town Hall and Office Complex, bordered around better welfare for both the young and the elderly, improved infrastructure, youth engagement, and easier access to funding for businesses.

The APC gubernatorial candidate expressed confidence in the truth that, continuity of the APC government in Lagos will ensure the issues raised are sufficiently addressed. “I have heard and noted all you have said. Thankfully, our manifesto in the APC has all these adequately covered”, Ambode said.

He talked about his plans and programmes some of which included the Employment Trust Fund (ETF), Small Businesses Credit Guarantee Loan scheme and the re-introduction of vocational and technical curricula, among other plans all aimed at bettering the lot of the people.

The meeting was kicked off amidst dancing and excitement, and the productive interaction that ensued afterwards gave an insight into the government of inclusion promised by Ambode and the APC.

He concluded by assuring them to use his wealth of experience to consolidate the continuity of the steady progress the LGA and the entire state has enjoyed in the past 16 years, after which he solicited for their continued support to achieve a next-level Lagos.

Akinwunmi Ambode Roadshow cruises into Surulere

Akinwunmi Ambode Roadshow cruises into Surulere

The roadshow of All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Lagos, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today proceeded into the Surulere Local Government Area (LGA) amidst aplomb and a lot of cheer.

Tons of party faithful and the electorates from Surulere LGA, Itire-Ikate and Coker/Aguda Local Community Development Areas (LCDAs) trooped out to cheer Ambode, who himself reciprocated with acknowledging waves and ceaseless smiles.

From Western Avenue through Ojuelegba to Lawanson and Funsho Williams Avenue; Masha to Kilo, Akerele, Ogunlana, Nuru-Oniwo to the entire Itire-Ikate and Coker/Aguda environs, the constant show of love received by the roadshow and its Principal through these Surulere streets, further attests to the impressive level of acceptability of the APC and her candidates among the Lagosian electorates, especially as the elections draw nearer.

A cross section of electorates of Surulere LGA showing their love for Akinwunmi Ambode
A cross section of electorates of Surulere LGA showing their love for Akinwunmi Ambode
A cross section of electorates of Surulere LGA showing their love for Akinwunmi Ambode
A cross section of electorates of Surulere LGA showing their love for Akinwunmi Ambode
A cross section of electorates of Surulere LGA showing their love for Akinwunmi Ambode