Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governor of Lagos State, has won the All Progressives Congress governorship primary in Lagos State.
On Thursday, he was named the victor of the primary held at Mobolaji Johnson Sport Arena in Onikan, Lagos.
He received 1,170 votes out of 1,182 total votes cast.
His rivals had argued that they had been barred from running in the primary.
Reacting, the governor said, “I am grateful to God, the distinguished delegates and the leadership of the APC for the chance to continue the good work of governance that we have begun in our great state.
“With this resounding victory in the primary election, I am confident that we are united and ready to continue to be a beacon of hope and service to this great state.
“To the other contestants, I congratualte you for being a part of this very democratic process and invite you to join hands with me #ForAGreaterLagos.”