The Teslim Balogun Stadium Lagos, on Saturday bubbled with a lot of activities as residents and the All Progressives’ Congress (APC) faithful thronged the venue for the 2019 Presidential campaign rally.
Buhari in Lagos re-election rally
Reports have it that the atmosphere was charged with excitement as thousands of people holding brooms sang and chanted APC slogans, while awaiting the arrival of President Muhammadu Buhari.
While supporters in APC attires and dresses were waiting as at 11:54a.m., musicians like King Wasiu Ayinde and some other upcoming acts delighted them with various musical renditions.
Nollywood personalities like Jide Kosoko, Funke Daramola and `Remi Surutu’ were also around, adding spice to the gathering.
Market women, youths holding brooms and APC flags danced endlessly to rave songs being dished out by the DJ.
Members of various interest groups and special groups, including people with disabilities, were in their hundreds chanting “Sai Buhari, Sai Buhari,’’ dancing to music.
Some of the prominent personalities present so far included Sen. Olamilekan Adeola (Lagos-West), a key member of the Presidential Campaign Organisation, Mr Festus Keyamo, South West APC Woman Leader, Mrs Kemi Nelson, and APC Chairman in Lagos, Alhaji Tunde Balogun.
Mr Tunde Braimoh (Kosofe) and Mr Bisi Yusuf (Alimosho 1) were among some of the state lawmakers present.
The president was still being awaited as at 12:05 p.m.
Comments expressed here do not reflect the opinions of vanguard newspapers or any employee thereof.
Sorry, the browser you are using is not currently supported. Disqus actively supports the following browsers:
- To Achieve Affordable Housing We Will Decongest Ibadan, Create Satellite Towns – Oyo Govt
- Osun Govt Declares Tuesday, August 20 Public Holiday For Isese Day
- Osun: Bishop Oyejola Dedicates New JDPMC Office To Indigents
- Akeredolu Appoints New Telegraph Correspondent As DCPS
- Breaking: Fire Guts Katangowa, Lagos Market, Destroys Goods Worth Millions Of Naira
Subscribe to CityMirrorNews via Email
News3 days ago
I will End Insecurity, Kidnapping In Yorubaland In 4 Months-Aare Ona Kakanfo
News3 days ago
Adelani Baderinwa Emerges Commissioner Nominee From Ifelodun LG
News2 days ago
Threat Of Insecurity Forced Yoruba People To Recognise OPC-Aare Gani Adams
Sports3 days ago
Samson Siasia Reacts As FIFA Bans Him For Life