Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has urged residents of the state to shun any form of violence regarding result of the presidential election released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), which didn’t favor the All Progressive Congress (APC).
The governor’s statement reads ”We have got reports of friction in some parts of Lagos this morning. However, all is calm now. There is no need for violence, which is not part of our culture.
“I urge all Lagosians to go about their businesses without any fear of harassment. Law enforcement agencies have been asked to ensure that there is no breakdown of law and order in any part of the state.
“I have been your Governor for almost four years, promoting harmony and friendship across ethnic and religious lines without any form of discrimination whatsoever. “Let us remain calm. All will be well. We are a peaceful people and so we shall remain”.