The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has congratulated his rival in the All Progressives Congress (APC) Babajide Sanwo-Olu or his emergence as the next governor of the state.
The APC candidate was on Sunday declared winner of Saturday’s elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos.
Agbaje’s Director of Media and Publicity, Felix Oboagwina, said in a statement that the PDP candidate called Sanwo-Olu on the phone on Sunday around 7.50pm after INEC announced the final result.
Wishing his APC rival well, he prayed that God would grant him the wisdom to steer the affairs of the state.
Speaking at the APC secretariat in Lagos shortly after being declared the winner, the APC candidate also said he had received a call from his PDP rival.