Nigerian Billionaire, Femi Otedola, has countered claims that he declared his 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, Femi Otedola who noted that he is a man of the people and will always be on the side of the masses, countered 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.
Fake accounts in my name have to have the word “parody” in their bio/profile to exist. @verified has recently paused verification so, until I get the blue tick, please always ensure to read the bio/profile section of accounts that appear to be mine.