The tankers where cleared off the highways and bridges in the area ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari” trip to the state for his presidential campaign rally.
According to Agbaje, the disappearance meant that authorities were wicked and had only left occupants and businesses to suffer deliberately.
Addressing the crowd at a town hall meeting held at the OC Events Centre on Randle Road Apapa, Jimi Agbaje said:
“ Have you noticed that there is no traffic jam in Apapa today? ”
“ Yes! ” the particular gathering shouted.
“ Why? Because President Muhammadu Buhari is coming, isn’ t it? ”
“ Yes! ” came the response.
“ It means that these people are wicked people. It means that they are hypocrites. They have refused in order to this traffic all this time, even when they knew they had the solution. So because President Muhammadu Buhari is coming tomorrow, they have cleared the visitors. So when he leaves, they will punish us again.
“ We are saying that the particular traffic situation in Apapa becomes a priority. I am an Apapa person. I stay in Apapa. I work in Apapa. As Governor, I will ensure that this particular punishment will stop. ”
“ Amen! ” the crowd screamed.