A passionate appeal has gone out to residents of Lagos State to vote wisely in the 2015 gubernatorial election. The plea was made Tuesday by Governor of Lagos State Babatunde Fashola, SAN, he urged residents of the state to vote for candidates with people-oriented programmes like the All Progressives Congress, APC candidates.
The governor implored residents during a town-hall meeting with artisans and tradesmen in the state, where representatives of various associations expressed their support for continuity in the state.
It was one of several gatherings being attended by Gov. Fashola and the APC governorship candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode, few weeks after his emergence as the party’s flag bearer for the 2015 general elections. Also in attendance was Vice-presidential candidate, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and the Lagos deputy governorship candidate, Dr. Idiat Adebule.
Representatives of the artisans applauded the state government’s effort on the associations, but while the candidates asked for votes, the artisans asked for more support for their businesses.