Lagos state Chapter of Accord Party (AP) has denied media report endorsing People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the state, Jimi Agbaje.
The party reiterated it support for the candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Lanre Ogundare, Secretary of the party who spoke during a press conference, said the Accord Party does not have any form of understanding or pact with Mr. Jimi Agbaje of PDP .
His words: “As a political party that has attained the role of main opposition in the state After careful consideration and consultation, we (Accord) have thrown our support behind the APC in Lagos State and it’s candidate in the 2019 general election in person of Mr Babajide Olushola Sanwo-Olu and Dr. Femi Hamzat respectively.”
Both Sanwo-Olu and Agbaje have been engaging in media tirade ahead of the election.
“To set thee records straight, we (ACCORD) and other 44 Political Parties endorsed the candidature of Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on the 3rd of November 2018”.