All 57 chairmen of the local governments and party chairmen in Lagos state have been summoned by the All Progressives Congress, APC to what it yesterday described as an urgent and crucial meeting as preparations are ongoing for the Saturday Gubernatorial primary.
The news of the meeting followed Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s decision to fight for the nomination despite the endorsement of his rival, Jide Sanwo-Olu by the grassroots as represented by the council chairmen.
The invitation issued by the state secretary, Dr. Wale Ahmed read:
“The State Chairman, Alhaji Tunde Balogun, invites all L.G.A chairmen and Council Chairmen to a crucial working meeting tomorrow 27th September at 10am prompt.
Venue is state party secretariat at Acme, Kindly be punctual.
I have the directive of the State Chairman to implore you to consider as urgent and please comply.”