Accord Party has adopted Peoples Democratic Party Lagos governorship candidate, Jimi Agbaje as its Lagos Guber candidate.
The formal declaration held in an elaborate ceremony on Thursday at the Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos.
The ceremony had members of Accord Party and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in attendance.
The governorship candidate of Accord Party, Joseph Beckley said he conceded to Agbaje in the general interest of the state.
“I like Agbaje ‘s plans for Lagos State”.
“We will jointly work hard together to unseat the ruling party, All Progressive Congress from the state.
Agbaje in his appreciation thanked the party for the endorsement.
He said the move was a good omen and noted that it is glaring that people want a change of leadership in the state.
“Enough of godfatherism in Lagos politics, it is time to free Lagosians”.
“And for those of you on the other side, it is not too late to move to the winning team” Agbaje added.
Accord Party during the ceremony revealed that it has received well over 20,000 APC members who defected to the party on Thursday.