Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor-elect of Lagos state, says Jimi Agbaje, his main rival in the governorship election, has congratulated him on his victory.
Sanwo-Olu, who coasted to victory in Saturday’s poll, disclosed this in a tweet on Sunday night.
He wrote: “At exactly 19:07, I received a call. Thank you Jimi Agbaje for your congratulatory call filled with kind words. It was an intense campaign and I am happy we can now focus on the very important job at hand; delivering a Lagos that works for all. #ForAGreaterLagos.”
At exactly 19:07, I received a call.
Thank you @jimiagbaje for your congratulatory call filled with kind words.
— Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) March 10, 2019
Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress got 739, 445 votes while Agbaje who ran under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) managed 206, 141 votes.