Nigerian Billionaire, Femi Otedola, has dismissed claims that he declared intention to run for the Governor of Lagos State in the 2019 elections.
This is coming after a parody account claimed that the billionaire businessman declared his interest in the election, with his Lagos deserves better tweet. The Parody account’s post reads;
However in new tweets, Otedola noted that he is a man of the people and will always be on the side of the masses, and debukned claims of contesting in the 2019 Lagos State Governorship polls.
His tweets reads;My attention has been drawn to a news piece where false information from a parody account was posted. I am a man of the people and I will always be on the side of the masses but I am stating clearly via this medium that I am not running for office.
The Governor of Lagos State is doing a commendable job and Lagosians should be proud of him, he said.
Recently, the billionaire took an interstate ride in ‘molue’ from Agege to Sango and was largely unrecognized by commuters.