Ambode Leads As Top Performing Governor


An ongoing opinion poll has shown Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State to be in the lead as Nigeria’s top performing governor. The poll being organised by the African Leadership Magazine is to determine Nigeria’s top performing governor. According to a statement by Ambode’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna yesterday, the poll tagged; ‘Good Governance Polls for Nigeria’s Top Performing Governor,’ started two weeks ago, with Ambode maintaining the lead with increased 36.1 percent of the total votes cast

. The poll, according to organisers, was designed by the group as part of its strategic engagement tool to monitor performance and gauge the mood of the electorate in Nigeria in line with its objective of providing credible information and support to leaders in Nigeria and Africa at large. Meantime, at the time of filling this report, voting was ongoing and expected to close in the next four days.