Senator Oluremi Tinubu has won the All Progressives Congress, APC, ticket for Lagos West Senatorial zone while Hon. Babajide Akinloye secured the ticket for the Federal House of Representatives.
The people of Eti-Osa came out en-mass with keen interest to choose who will represent them in the National Assembly come 2019.
The primary elections for the House of Representatives had four candidates but with two keen contestants in the Babajide’s. Babajide Akinloye and Babajide Obanikoro while Abayomi Daramola was perceived as a pushover but after keen voting with direct primaries by party members, Akinloye emerged victorious. Tola Kasali, the Returning Officer from the party after explaining to everyone the guidelines to the election said his duty was to collate the results, agree with the agents on the result, give them a copy of the result while announcement of the certified true copy, signed by himself as given to the agents will be announced at the secretariat. The result of the election as released to agents of each candidate was as follows:
1. Babajide Akinloye 18,245
2. Babajide Obanikoro 14,803
3. Abayomi Daramola 13, 276
4. Odubiyi 1, 817.
Hon. Jide Akinloye from the result given to his agent and other agents that signed the form has won the election while Dr. Kasali signed and the INEC officer of the election got his own true copy of the results of the election.