…Gov. Babajide Sanwoolu endorsed AGT in recognition of her proven ability to influence and mobilise more than 2 million real voters
Asiwaju Grassroots Talk Inauguate her State Directorate and Divisional Executives in Oregun, Lagos yesterday.
Asiwaju Grassroot Talk (AGT) is a formidable grassroot group led by Dr Adetugbogbo Hakeem reaching out to the unreached at the grassroot in Lagos State with strong army of notable, prominent and credible personalities giving necessary supports to have the best voters turnout for the party and the State.
Speaking on Thursday at the event National Voting Fortune under the theme ‘Political Evangelism: Raising Active Voters Above 50%’, they noted that Lagos State is not ready for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) or any other political party.
“This is Lagos State; we are not ready to be governed by any of the opposition political parties”, Sanwo-Olu said, and added that AGT is not like other groups making noise on social media group, but an active political movement.
He added, This is an active group, We must go out and talk about our leader and to convince the people that is time for Tinubu to take over the leadership of the country and make it better. We should also support our National Assembly members and vote for APC in the governorship election. We have not completed the job you gave to us. We need you to vote for us.”
He noted that Tinubu is a liberal-minded politician who has impacted on the lives of many Nigerians and noted that the APC presidential candidate would do more as president of Nigeria.
Also speaking, chairman of the APC in Lagos State, Chief Cornelius Ojelabi thanked AGT for partnering with and projecting the party across the state.
He noted that Lagos State under Gov Sanwo-Olu has continued to make progress.
“Gov Sanwo-Olu has been trying, none of our tertiary institutions is on strike. We can see the road construction and the hospitals that he has built. Take the message to the youths as there is no discrimination in Lagos State. There is peace in the state as the governor provides adequate security for us in the state”, Ojelabi said.
Earlier in the welcome address of the Director General and Convener of the programme and member of the Governing Council of the Lagos State University, Dr. AbdulAkeem Olamilekan Adetugbobo said the group would mobilise critical stakeholders across the community development associations (CDAs) for the election.