EPE: Under Lagos East Senatorial District , is one of the major division that make up the State.
Before the last concluded primary Elections of all the political parties some aspirants that jostled for the Lagos East Senate ticket never got the ticket. since return to democracy they were unable individually or collectively to produce a Senate as result of intense politics. But the only opportunity they had was under the military but it was cut short.
The rate at which Epe aspirants which Otunba Dengel Anifowoshe, was also product of Epe but claimed Somolu politically prompted the piece below.
As if the senatorial ticket was not enough , also not knowing as the time of putting up the above write up that the party had already prepared “Ajekunya for the People of Epe” the incumbent Governor from Epe Local Government, Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode, who has substantially transformed Epe beyond imagination was denied second term for allegedly not been a party man.
All these political developments turned the people of Epe to wailing wailers and made them to shed bucket of tears.
However, the choice of Deputy Governor , to Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party(PDP)Jimi Agbaje, If its has not totally wiped out their bucket of tears( Remilekun) , it would have reduce it by bringing back their bundle of joy substantially with the choice of Haleemat.