It was a rousing welcome for one of the top ranking members of the House of Representatives, who is representing the Ikeja Federal Constituency in person of Rt. Hon James Abiodun Faleke, as his constituents in their large numbers stormed his office on Seriki-Aro area to welcome and celebrate the victory of the National Leader and Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, whom they all appreciate his steadfastness and victory at the just concluded party’s Presidential Primary in Abuja.
Party chieftains, LGA/Ward Executives, other party faithfuls across the Federal constituency beseiged his Constituency office in Ikeja on June 20, 2022 to celebrate and congratulate him on the victory of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu at the special convention of the party.
In his address, Rt. Hon James Faleke expressed his gratitude to Almighty God for the emergence of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the party’s Presidential Candidate.
He assured party faithful that everything will be put in place for the campaign, which will be flagged off in September according to the guidelines of Independent Electoral Commission (INEC).
He used the opportunity to thank all the delegates that voted for the National Leader.
In his words; “I am happy you’re welcoming me, but I didn’t know anywhere (laugh), I was always with you, I went to represent you, I told you Ikeja is for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, I told you that Lagos is for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu”.
I promised you that we’ll win the ticket, didn’t we?, all the opportunities I have had to speak to you, I have promised you Asiwaju will bring the ticket and God has crowned that efforts”.
“We thank those of you who are delegates to the National Convention, we thank delegates from all other states and we thank all my co-workers from all other states. God who made it possible will not depart from us”.
The High Chief Atunluse- Akorede of Ikeja Land urged every party faithful to be fully prepared for the task ahead to ensure that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu eventually becomes the next President of Nigeria, noting that Ikeja Federal Constituency is Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s political constituency.
You may recall Lagos Panorama report that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu eulogized and prayed for Rt. Hon Faleke before the Oba of Lagos, HRM Oba Rilwan Akiolu on Sunday after his triumphant entry into Lagos since his victory at the APC Presidential Primary at the Eagle Square, Abuja early this month.
The APC Presidential Candidate eulogized and prayed for the immense support of Rt. Hon. James Abiodun Faleke during this period.
In the presence of Oba Akiolu, Asiwaju Tinubu alluded “One of your sons that I haven’t prayed for is here, he is James Faleke, he is a very good son, may God let him live long, he shall never be put to shame, God will never abandon you”