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Hope Rises For Ambode As Lagos APC Cancels Pro Sanwo-olu Rally

Eniola Awokoya

In what is appearing to be a positive turn of events for embattled Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, a scheduled rally to kick start the campaign of Babajide Sanwo-Olu has been cancelled.

According to a chieftain of the party who prefers to be anonymous, they received an order ‘from our Leader’ that the rally scheduled to hold at the Blue Roof in the premises of Lagos State Television (LTV) should be cancelled.

He disclosed that the decision may be the fallout of the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on the political crisis in Lagos State.

Recall that Lagosians were thrown into shock and confusion on Tuesday, when news filtered in that the 50 Local Council Development Chairmen in the state, have abandoned Gov. Ambode and endorsed a former commissioner and special advicer in the state Babajide Sanwo-olu. Read here.

With this developments, the coast appears clear for Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to seek re-election.