The Lagos State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress , Mr . Babajide Sanwo -Olu , says if he is elected governor , he would tackle the Apapa gridlock within the first 100 days of his administration .
Sanwo -Olu said this on Sunday at the Lagos governorship debate , which was organised by The Platform .
Asked what would be his top three priorities within the first 100 days of his government if voted for , the APC governorship candidate said he would tackle the traffic problem in Lagos .
He said , “Out of the 62 traffic gridlocks that we have identified, some are low – hanging that we can resolve within the first 60 days .
“Some are short – to medium – and long -term ; so , the first 60 days is to solve the ones that are low hanging , which are about 20 .”
Within the first 100 days , I will tackle the gridlock at Apapa . I will need to clear up all the traffic and all the trailers at Apapa . I ’ll make sure it’s a nightmare we will not see again .”
Sanwo -Olu also said within that same time , he would engage the private and public sectors on how to drive the economy .
He said , “We will have an international discourse with all the stakeholders in the private sector to ensure that the Lagos 21 st Century kicks off earnestly.
“Within the same space , I ’ll convene a town hall meeting to tell the public service that we have new ways that we will be engaging ourselves . We are going to be making promises to Lagosians and all issues that concern them will be resolved. ”
Sanwo -Olu also said he would ensure his cabinet was formed and running within the first 100 days .