- Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu says there is no victor or loser in the just concluded APC presidential primary
- The Lagos state governor said this following Tinubu's visits to his former political Yemi Osinbajo who turned against him
- According to Sanwo-Olu, Nigeria as a country is a project and all hands are needed to make it succeed
Babajide Sanwo-Olu has on Friday, June 10, revealed why the All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, was at the official residence of Vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, June 9.
The Lagos state governor who accompanied Tinubu to the Villa, said the visit to Osinbajo was an indication that there are no victors or losers in the just concluded presidential primary of the ruling party.
Recall that the former Lagos state governor was declared of the winner of the presidential primary of the party after polling 1,271 votes to defeat 13 others in the race including Osinbajo who came third. His closest opponent was the former minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who scored 316 votes.
Sanwo-Olu in series of tweets wrote:
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“We also paid a visit to His Excellency, V.P. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. The project called Nigeria is a collective task. All hands will be on deck as we embark on this journey.
“There are no victors nor losers, we’re all winners and project managers, if we want to give the best to the citizens, and turn around the fortune of our dear country.
“I salute His Excellency, Prof Yemi Osinbajo for his magnanimity and spirit of sportsmanship.”
Vote for Bola Tinubu - Governor Hope Uzodimma begs Igbos
Meanwhile, Governor of Imo state, Hope Uzodimma, has called on all the people of southeast to support the All Progressive Congress (APC) and vote for the party's presidential candidate in the forthcoming general election.
The governor made this call in a statement made available to Legit.ng on Friday, June 10.
Uzodimma who praised President Muhammadu Buhari for overseeing such a credible primary id the time has come for party members to close ranks and ensure that the party's presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu is elected by Nigerians in 2023.