Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State expressed his gratitude and relief following the judgment delivered today by the election petition tribunal, which solidified his position as the rightfully elected leader of Lagos State along with his Deputy.
Addressing the public from his office at the esteemed Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, Sanwo-Olu conveyed his heartfelt appreciation to the resilient citizens of Lagos. He acknowledged their unwavering support and commitment to his administration throughout the legal proceedings. It was evident that the people’s trust and faith in his leadership had been reaffirmed by the tribunal’s verdict.
Sanwo-Olu also took a moment to commend the judiciary for their tireless efforts in delivering a fair and just judgment. He emphasized the importance of an independent and impartial judiciary in upholding the democratic principles upon which the nation was built. The governor’s words underscored the vital role that the judiciary plays in ensuring that the will of the people is upheld.
In a spirit of reconciliation and unity, Sanwo-Olu extended a hand of fellowship to his political opponents. He reiterated his commitment to working collaboratively with all stakeholders, regardless of their political affiliations, for the betterment of Lagos State. This gesture highlighted his dedication to fostering an inclusive and harmonious political environment where the welfare and progress of the people remained the paramount focus.