Monday, 18 May 2015

Akinwunmi Ambode Visits Former Lagos State Gov. Lateef Jakande

Akinwunmi Ambode, the governor-elect of Lagos state has been visiting the past governors of the state both military and democratic governors to personally invite them to his inauguration and seek their continuing support. He visited the Jakande's at home and they posed for a picture.
The Lagos State Governor elect, Akinwunmi Ambode, at the weekend paid courtesy visits to former governors of the state.
Those he visited include, Brigadier-General(rtd) Mobolaji Johnson, Real Admiral (rtd) Ndubuisi Kanu, Commodore Ebitu Ukiwe and the first elected civilian governor of the state, Alhaji Lateef Jakande.
Mr. Ambode said during his visit that he came to pay homage and to show appreciation for their support during and after the electioneering campaign. He solicited for their continued support, advice and prayers. He also formally invited them to his inauguration on May 29.
The former governors in turn prayed for the governor-elect, wished him well and assured him of their support. They also said they are always ready to play their fatherly role in the affairs of the state.