One of the support groups of Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, “Our Lagos Your Lagos” held a special Art Exhibition Concert and Awards ceremony in preparation for 2019 election. The event attracted people from different walks of life including diplomats, Lagos Business Arts Lovers, entertainers amongst others.
The event was held at the Nike Arts Gallery, Victoria Island, Lagos and it served as a means to showcase some of the interventions of the governor in reviving the arts industry.
Convener of “Our Lagos Your Lagos” and Executive Director of Connecting Lagos, Mr. Aregbe Idris disclosed that the purpose of the event was to encourage more investors into the arts and tourism industry and celebrate the wonderful cultural heritage that abounds in Lagos.
“We decided to bring people from different spheres of live to share experiences of living in Lagos and promote cultural heritage among Lagosians. Lagos is a cosmopolitan city, Lagos is emerging as a top City State not just in sub saharan Africa but in the world and we thought it wise to find a melting point where we can connect all that makes Lagos what it is today,” Aregbe said.
The highlight of the event was the endorsement of Ambode One-More-Time Campaign (AMboOneMoreTime) by diplomats, stakeholders and friends of the state.
Speaking at the event, some of the diplomats made known that Governor Ambode had so far delivered good governance to the people of Lagos state since his inception into office and in 2019 he deserves another shot to improve the face of Lagos for good.
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