People raise their hats to show support to Nigerian President and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party Goodluck Jonathan during a rally in Lagos on January 8, 2015. Jonathan formally began his campaign for re-election, takin ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI
Lagos - The Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Lagos, Jimi Agbaje, has promised to reduce the cost of land to meet the growing demand for accommodation if elected as governor, Punch reported.
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Speaking at a fundraiser, Agbaje said his target was to ensure that atleast two-hundred thousand housing units were built annually.
He added that Lagos needs two-million housing units and if this wasn't addressed, the region would become a slum.
He called on this fundamental change to be initiated by those in leadership positions with a selfless approach in leadership being a priority.
Agbaje lastly added that leadership should be free of vested interests and more for the people.