Leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos East Senatorial district have passed a vote of confidence on Governor of the State, Akinwunmi Ambode, and Senator representing the district at the Senate, Gbenga Ashafa.
The group, in a Communiqué issued by Honourable Joko Pelumi, Secretary of the District, said that the party in the district fully supports the activities of National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The group also appealed to members of the party to give their support to the State’s Chairman of the party, Otunba Henry Ajomale.
“The district also commends the performance of our indefatigable Senator Gbenga Ashafa for his impressive and resourceful delivery of the mandate of the district adequately and hereby pass a vote of confidence on his representation; and finally that all aggrieved members of the party be reconciled forthwith to enable a common front on the coming elections in 2019,” the communiqué read.
Addressing press men at the event, Senator Ashafa described the vote of confidence on Governor Ambode as well-deserving, saying that his developmental achievements across the State had earned him the unanimous support of the people.
Ashafa also touched on some of the intervention projects he constructed within the district to include the facilitation of water and irrigation projects, installation of transformers, distribution of entrepreneurship empowerment tools and entrepreneurship training programs, several medical outreach programs for constituents, and among others.
He concluded by urging his constituents to give Governor Ambode their unalloyed support stating that “Our goal is to continue to do as much as we can to complement the immense effort and laudable achievements of the administration Governor Ambode in our Senatorial district and State.
“I therefore call on all well-meaning constituents to continue enjoying the development and growth that his administration has brought to us all.”
Recall that the general assembly of the party in the district was convened by the leadership of the party in Lagos East upon securing approval of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.