The governorship candidate of Labour party within the 2023 governorship election in Lagos state, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, has reacted to studies that the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, and members of the state parliament, plan to cross laws that may shield the curiosity of indigenes of the state. Dailytrust reported that Obasa, who was elected speaker of the tenth Assembly for the third consecutive time period on Tuesday, June 6, mentioned as a part of its legislative agenda, there could be laws and resolutions within the areas of financial system and commerce, property and titles and reversal of all which might be reversible to shield the curiosity of the indigenes. In an obvious response to a number of the controversies within the construct-up to the 2023 elections together with the argument that non-indigenes needed to take over the state, Obasa declared that Lagos is a Yoruba land. In an announcement launched, Rhodes-Vivour condemned the plans by the state home of Assembly to enact laws to reverse property rights in favour of indigenes of the state. The politician argued that the regulation shouldn’t be thought of because it won’t solely undermine the elemental rights of Nigerians, but additionally pose a big menace to the precept of inclusivity and social cohesion taht Nigeria stands for. He referred to as on elder statesmen, civil society teams and others to condemn the divisive and unconstitutional invoice”. Read his assertion under The publish The time for this ethnic dog whistling must come to an end – Labour party guber candidate, Gbadebo Rhodes condemns Lagos speaker’s plan to enact laws to favour indigenes appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.