All Progressives Congress across the country have held its State Congress to elect candidates that steer the ship of the party in the next three years.
In Lagos State, a former Commissioner for Rural Development, Mr. Cornelius Ojelabi emerged as State Chairman while Mr. Sunmi Odesanya was elected as party Secretary in a consensus arrangements.
The exercise which was held at Mobolaji Johnson Stadium, Onikan, attended by over one thousand six hundred delegates, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, three Senators, members of House of Representatives from Lagos State and members of Lagos State Assembly.
In his remark, the Chairman of National Congress Committee, Mr. Bayo Adelabu commended the delegates for conducting themselves orderly declared Mr. Ojelabi and other thirt-five executive members as winner after delegates ratify their nominations.
In an acceptance speech, the Newly elected Chairman of Lagos State Chairman, Mr. Ojelabi promised to consolidate on the achievements of his predecessor,
While praising National Leader of APC, Mr. Bola Tinubu and other leaders for counting his team worthy assured that he will work along with other executive members to mobilize members of the public to register in the ongoing Continuous Voter’s Registration.
While congratulating the newly elected members of the party, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu hailed party members for their dedication and commitment to the party.