The promoter of Ondo Artfest, and CEO, of Oshodi Arts Gallery, Dr Oshodi Seyi Paul has declared and endorsed Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu for a second term in office.
Dr Oshodi, in a message to Ikorodu News Network (INN) on the 10th of March 2023, stated that Babajide Sanwo-Olu is the only candidate deemed fit among his gubernatorial counterparts in the oncoming elections to clinch victory at the polls.
According to him, “the achievements of Governor Sanwo-Olu can not be toppled, and he should be re-elected to continue in broadening his already laid down successes”.
“Lagos as a State is vast, dynamic and unique with its type of challenges, and, Mr Sanwo-Olu, in his first term; assisted by his amiable deputy, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, has been able to live up to numerous expectations, which Lagosians had commended him for”.
“Even in the Art, craft and Tourism sector, Mr Governor has been able to set the pace and create a profitable sphere for professionals like us to thrive”.
“Playing a huge role in the just concluded Greater Lagos Arts Exhibition, Mr Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has gone as far as assuring Creative Art Practitioners in Lagos State of unrelenting commitment to the growth of the sector, describing it as one of the major drivers of tourism development in the State” Dr Oshodi said.
The Art expert concluded by saying that his decision to vote for Governor Sanwo-Olu was not based on gaining favour, but on his (Governor Sanwo-Olu’s) level of competency and leadership capabilities, which he has shown over time.
The date for the gubernatorial and state house of assembly elections has been slated for the 18th of March 2023 by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).