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Obanikoro congratulates Ambode

2015-04-13 15:47
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Abuja - Minister of State for Foreign Affairs II, Musiliu Obanikoro has congratulated Akinwunmi Ambode on his victory in the governorship election in Lagos State.

Writing on his Twitter handle, @MObanikoro, on Monday, Obanikoro congratulated Ambode on his election into the office of Governor of Lagos State.

He urged Lagosians to support the new Governor-elect as he directs the affairs of the state in the years ahead.

Obanikoro's son, Ibrahim, also contested in Saturday's state House of Assembly election but lost.

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