In a statement released today, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu expressed his gratitude and humility following the Court of Appeal’s ruling in favor of his administration. The court validated the decision of Lagosians who elected him and his deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, to lead the state.
Governor Sanwo-Olu highlighted the significance of the judicial pronouncements, emphasizing their role in strengthening his confidence in the country’s judicial system. The court thoroughly examined the issues, leaving no doubt about the rightful winners of the election, according to the Governor.
The All Progressives Congress (APC), Sanwo-Olu’s party, reaffirmed its trust in the judicial process. The Governor assured that he and his deputy have met all constitutional requirements and are now fully focused on delivering democratic dividends to the people of Lagos.
Accepting the Appeal Court verdict with humility and a sense of responsibility, Sanwo-Olu expressed a commitment to continue the progress of his administration, aiming to leave a lasting legacy for the people of Lagos.
The judicial victory has further fueled Governor Sanwo-Olu’s determination to positively impact the lives of Lagos residents, aligning with the THEMES+ development agenda. He extended an olive branch to opponents, urging them to join the administration’s efforts for the continuous rise of Greater Lagos.
The statement concluded with a blessing for Lagos State and the Federal Republic of Nigeria.