Lagos - One of the leading aspirants of the Lagos governorship race, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has shelved his gubernatorial ambition for now, reports Punch.
He will , however, be contesting for a second term in the upper
chamber of the National Assembly under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Ashafa, who represents the Lagos East Senatorial District, said his decision to return to the Senate in 2015 was reached after due consultations with political associates and party leaders.
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Posters showing his interest to contest as governor of Lagos State had previously flooded his constituency and some areas in Lagos.
Read more at Punch.
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