Speaker of the Lagos State Home of Meeting, Mudashiru Obasa, has narrated how the Nationwide Chief of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, helped his ambition in 2015.
Obasa made the revelation on Friday, in the course of the inauguration of the Agege-Pen Cinema Bridge within the Agege Native Authorities Space.
The Speaker, who represents Agege 01 within the Meeting, took over from ex-speaker Adeyemi Ikuforiji in 2015.
Whereas thanking Tinubu on Friday, the primary speaker from Agege stated, “Earlier than I joined the Home of Meeting, I began as a councillor right here on this native authorities. Our first main election occurred in Airport Lodge. If not for his (Tinubu)’s intervention. We had about 5 delegates or six and about contestants. I had three (votes), the opposite particular person had two (votes) and one other particular person had one and the particular person with one vote left to affix the person that had two, making 3-3.
“If they’d suspended that election, that may have been the tip of it however due to his (Tinubu) intervention, it was resolved, there and there and that was the primary time of Mudashiru Obasa within the Lagos State Home of Meeting and with out that there wouldn’t have been a speaker from Agege. Asiwaju, we thanks. God will bless you. God will proceed to maintain you,” Obasa stated.