Nigerian international football star, Obafemi Martins, has joined the growing list of celebrity supporters of the All Progressives Congress Governorship candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode. Obafemi Martins, who currently plies his trade with the Seattle Sounders Football club in America, showed his support to Akinwunmi Ambode’s campaign by donating branded T-Shirts to the campaign.
When asked why he chose to support Ambode’s candidacy, he stated that Akinwunmi Ambode had a very good programme for the development of youth and sports in Lagos which would benefit the youth. He also urged all youth across the state to vote for Akinwunmi Ambode as the next governor of Lagos State assuring them that Ambode was the best choice for the youths of Lagos.
Obafemi Martins visited the Akinwunmi Ambode campaign office in Gbagada today in the company of some of his friends to hand over the branded items and his friends all pledged their support to Akinwunmi Ambode.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Lagos, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has assured that the help that will make Lagos more prosperous, safer and cleaner, is on the way. He stated this at today at the Oworonshoki playing ground, while addressing the people of Kosofe in Lagos during the APC rally held in the constituency.
The event was the presentation of the gubernatorial candidate, his running mate, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule, and other candidates to the people.
Ambode stated, “Thank you Kosofe. My message to you is simple, and that is continuity. I am committed to using my experience to continue the good works we have all enjoyed in Lagos”.
He added, “Help is on the way, the help that will make Lagos much more prosperous, even cleaner, and safer is what I promise. Vote for experience, vote for tested leadership and I assure you that Lagos will keep working for us all”.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Gubernatorial Candidate in Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode was hosted by Round Table Forum in a programme tagged “An Evening of Lagos Business Leaders with Akinwunmi Ambode”. The event commenced with the National Anthem, after which a video of Akinwunmi Ambode was shown and his citation read by Mrs. Marina Osoba.
Ambode was called upon to give a speech which he did to the delight of all the business leaders. Several questions on Lagos economy, security, tax among other issues were asked and he responded to them appropriately. The evening was rounded off with exchange of pleasantries by the business leaders with Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode.
The Gubernatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode was part of the interactive session organized by the Muslim Community of Lagos State. Matters of interest that were discuss include but not limited to the following issues: Good Governance, Housing, Health, Power Generation, PSP and Citizens’ Right Protection, Justice Delivery, Security, Education, Freedom for Religious Worship, Provision of Library and Key Facilities, Provision of Textbooks and Key Materials and Making Teaching a Preferred Profession.
Akinwunmi Ambode, the Gubernatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, was the guest on “The discourse with Jimi Disu” – Classic FM 97.3, where he had an interactive session with a foremost journalist, Jimi Disu.
Several Lagosians participated in the programme by asking questions via the phone and web/online media on the programme. Ambode discussed extensively his plans for Lagosians once voted into power. He mentioned that his leadership will give government back to the communities and Local Governments.