The party primaries of APC took place yesterday and they were two major contenders to represent the party in the fort-coming elections in the state. The incunbent governor, Ambode is said to have lost popularity in his party and was not favoured by the Party chieftain, Bola Tinubu.
This brought the emergence of Sanwo Olu who has been picked as a replacement by Tinubu but has to go through the party primaries to beat the incunbent governor, Ambode; both of them took part of the primaries with Sanwo Olu coming out victorious against the incunbent, with the national working committee saying that they will go for a rerun but had to bow to pressure to announce Sonwo Olu as the parties governorship flag bearer today.
Governor Ambode has so far conceded defeat and has congratulated Sanwo Olu.
Read his full text below: