Sanwo-Olu reveals his family background


The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has made public out-and-out details of his family background.

In a seeming no-hold-barred history of his family background, Sanwo-Olu during a consultative meeting with a group, Committee of Indigenous Associations of Lagos State, at the Awori House, Oregun, Ikeja on Wednesday narrated: “I am also a son of the soil. My father and grandfather are indigenes of Okepopo area on Lagos Island.

“In fact, my great grandfather’s house is still at Omididun on Lagos Island. My mother is of the Cole family, Lagos Island. I am also married to a Lagosian, who has Brazilian and Yoruba ancestries.”

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