Mrs . Olubisi Osinbajo , mother of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo , on Thursday said that President Muhammadu Buhari – led administration had done enough to deserve another term .The 85 – year – old widow disclosed this when her son, Prof . Osinbajo , visited her during the vice president ’ s house – to – house campaign in Somolu area of Lagos State .
“ What they ( Buhari / Osinbajo ) did in three years , people couldn ’ t do it for 16 years . We are praising God and we shall praise God after the elections .
Mrs . Osinbajo thanked God for sparing the life of her son, following the helicopter crash in Kogi on Saturday.
“ I am overwhelmed with this visit and I must thank God for everything that He is doing in my life .
“ Do you know that on Thursday ( January 31 ) , I was busy thanking God and praising God. I didn ’ t know what was going to happen on Saturday ( day Osinbajo ’ s helicopter crashed in Kogi ) .
“ I have been praising God and I told my people I wanted to praise God on that Thursday until evening of that day , not knowing that something would happen on Saturday.
“ That gift was given to me by Jesus Christ that I should be praising Him and that I will never be sorrowful . That was what God told me, ” Mrs . Osinbajo said .
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Osinbajo on Thursday moved his house – to -house campaign to Somolu to feel the pulse of the residents and seek support of the people for Buhari ’ s re – election .
The Vice President , who visited some houses in Gbagada , Igi Olugbin and Ladi Lak areas of Somolu , also engaged in “ Road Show ” on some streets to seek support for the All Progressives Congress candidates.
Osinbajo was accompanied by APC chieftains, including Senator Anthony Adefuye , Ademorin Kuye , APC candidate for Somolu Federal Constituency ; and Rotimi Abiru , APC candidate for Lagos State House of Assembly , Somolu Constituency II.
The team also visited the Palace of Oba of Somolu , Oba H . O. A . Kassim – Bashua ( Odu I) .