Popular all round artist, Folarin Falana, with Falz as stage name, has told the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who was reelected in the March 18, 2023 governorship poll in the state, that he selected himself.
The lawyer made his position known in a direct response to a post by Sanwo-Olu after he was declared reelected.
The Independent National Electoral Commission had on Monday declared Sanwo-Olu winner of the governorship poll.
He scored 762,134 votes to defeat his closest rival and candidate of the Labour Party, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, who polled 312,329 votes.
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr. Abdulaziz Adeniran, popularly known as Jandor, came third with 62,449 votes.
Sanwo-Olu, after his declaration as the reelected governor of Lagos State took to his Twitter handle to thank Lagosians.
Reacting to the tweet, Falana, a known supporter of the Labour Party, especially its presidential candidate, Peter Obi, said: “You were not re-elected.
“You selected yourself.
“Everybody saw it unfold.
“You are only deceiving yourselves.”