Following an impressive interactive session with its members yesterday and in recognition of his outstanding role in the lifting Lagos state to a place of pride in Nigeria and Africa, the Yoruba Tennis Club today inducted into its fold the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Lagos state, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode.
The Club Chairman, Babaseyi Joseph, added that the induction also comes on the heels of Ambode’s unrelenting dedication to the achievement of a greater Lagos, saying that “Mr. Ambode, the way you deeply express your love for Lagos is as contagious as it is appreciable. We are proud to have you as our member”.
In his first speech as an official club member, Akinwunmi Ambode was full of appreciation for the recognition given to him and also thanked the esteemed club executives and members for deeming it fit to honour him with the club membership.
The induction was attended by members of Ambode’s campaign team including his running mate, Dr. ( Mrs ) Idiat Oluranti Adebule as well many members of this illustrious club. The induction was followed by a banquet which had foremost Juju musician, Ebenezer Obey, entertaining Ambode and the gathering.