Tinubu, Osinbajo, GAC rejects Ambode endorsed Sanwo-Olu
This was disclosed by Senator Anthony Adefuye, a member of the group after a meeting held at Tinubu’s residence in Ikoyi, Lagos state.
According to Senator Adefuye, the Vice-President – Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila; Speaker Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudasiru Obasa, Bola Ahmed Tinubu were among the top dignitaries present at the meeting.
Senator Adefuye also disclosed that the governorship primaries has been shifted from September 30 to October 1.
“There was a GAC meeting held this morning, which was attended by Vice President Osinbajo; Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila; Speaker, House of Assembly, Mudasiru Obasa, among others.” he noted
“This meeting was chaired by our National Leader, Tinubu. This is a meeting that we started at 10am. And we couldn’t finish early.
“After the meeting, I have been mandated by the GAC to announce this to you.
“The governorship primary, earlier scheduled for tomorrow, September 30, has been shifted to Monday, October 1. “Also, the GAC was informed by Dr Obafemi Hamzat of his decision to graciously step down and he endorsed Jide Sanwo-Olu.
“GAC has endorsed Babajide Sanwo-Olu as its preferred candidate ahead of the primary,” he added