The wife of the governor of Lagos State, Mrs Bolanle Ambode has handed over to the wife of the state’s governor-elect, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu.
Bolanle Ambode who was the chairperson of the Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO), handed over the Dr. Ibijoke at the ceremony in Ikeja on Sunday, Daily Post reports.
Ambode wished Sanwo-Olu the best and implored members of COWLSO and women in the state, to extend same measure of love, support and cooperation to Sanwo-Olu.
“My dear sister, the incoming first lady of our great state as you settle down to this office, I wish you all the best. Very importantly, learn to enjoy the journey you are about to embark upon. Always remember where you are going but never forget where you are coming from. I wish you good health, divine protection and guidance for great successes,” Ambode said.
Sanwo-Olu commended Ambode for taking COWLSO to an enviable height, promising that she would not deviate from the ideals of the committee.
“I thank my big sister, Mrs Bolanle Ambode for the great steps she has taken to move the committee to its current level. I thank her for the words of encouragement that I should not be scared about the challenges of that office. I will do my best, God helping me, to move COWLSO to the next level,” she said.