Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has described chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, as an emperor holding the folks hostage.
Agbaje, in a press release signed by his director of media and publicity, Felix Oboagwina, subsequently referred to as on Tinubu to set the folks free.
He was reacting to Tinubu’s mockery of his stance that Lagos wants freedom from Alphabeta Consulting. Tinubu had mocked Agbaje by asking him to study a commerce, if he needed freedom.
“Pharaoh, you could let our folks go. Apparently, the APC chief has misplaced contact with actuality. In any other case, he would know that, like the youngsters of Israel, Lagosians are groaning underneath the taskmaster that Tinubu and his cronies have turned themselves into on this state that ought to charge as Nigeria’s foremost.
“We determine with our vulcanisers, tailors and all craftsmen who’ve the enjoyment of duly-earned freedom after their apprenticeship.
“However it’s obvious that, in contrast to them, those that have gotten used to filthy lucre and the dividends of corruption can not savour the enjoyment that comes with the authentic sweat and labour of hardworking artisans.”
In accordance with Agbaje, Lagosians can be free of Tinubu and his ilk throughout the 2019 polls, as Pharaoh was pressured to permit the Israelites have their freedom after his folks have been hit by plagues.
He recognized Tinubu as the top of a vested curiosity that has turned Lagos into a non-public enterprise.
“You get up one morning and discover that, just like the Jews in Poland throughout the Second World Conflict, you’ve got a toll gate caging you in; and you could pay a toll to depart and return to your own home and birthplace wherein you used to freely transfer. You want freedom from these tolls.”
In the meantime, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and his spouse, Bolanle, yesterday, mentioned that Nigeria would have been a greater place with no hate and violence, if the residents had emulated Jesus Christ.
They mentioned this on the 2018 Lagos Christmas Carol Service themed ‘The sunshine of the world’.
Mrs. Ambode, in her welcome handle, imagined what the world could be if everybody had the qualities of Jesus Christ.
In accordance with her, it might have been a society the place love reigns supreme with pleasure, peace and concord. “After all, we can’t be Jesus Christ; however we are able to imbibe his teachings and try arduous to emulate his qualities of humility, love for all, equity, selflessness and consideration for fellow people, amongst others.”
The governor, in his goodwill message, corroborated his spouse that the world could be a greater place, if the residents emulate Jesus, including that the carol is likely one of the some ways to understand the sacrifice of Jesus Christ for mankind.
“If God had not given us an opportunity of redemption by way of Christ; if he had insisted on vengeful motion based mostly on the sinfulness of the world, what would be the story of mankind?” he puzzled.