The members of the APC in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State have assured the gubernatorial candidate of the party, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, of 500, 000 votes during the governorship election in 2019.

They said they would not only deliver the votes but also ensure he wins the election with the highest  number of votes.

Alimosho is the largest local government area in the state. The APC members made the pledge on Tuesday during a meeting.

In attendance at the meeting were Sanwo-Olu, his running mate, Femi Hamdalat and members of his campaign team.

The leader of the party in the area, Abdullahi Enilolobo, also promised to keep the opposition parties away from moving close to the governorship candidate.

Sanwo-Olu and leaders of APC

Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola also gave his assurances.

Adeola popularly referred to as 'Yayi' said Alimosho is the backbone of Lagos and anyone who says otherwise is wrong.

He said ”Alimosho is in our pockets”

Meanwhile, the party leaders tabled their demands before the Lagos APC governorship candidate. They requested for three commissioner seats, 10 directorship slots among others.

They also urged Sanwo-Olu to empower youths in the area. In his response, Sanwo-Olu thanked members of the party in the area and promised not to disappoint them when elected.

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