Nigerian Billionaire business mogul, Femi Otedola, has endorsed the Lagos State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu for governor in the 2019 general elections.
Chairman of Forte Oil PLC Otedola and philanthropist Otedola, had in October rumoured to be running for governor on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, a report which he neither denied nor confirmed.
According report, Media entrepreneur Dele Momodu said in September that Otedola had personally confirmed to him that he would be contesting the Lagos state governorship seat.
However, in a post on Otedola’s official Instagram handle, He described Sanwo-Olu as his childhood friend and the incoming governor of Lagos State.
A photo he took with Sanwo-Olu read in part, “Dinner at my residence yesterday evening with my childhood friend, APC governorship candidate, Jide Sanwo-Olu; the governor in waiting.