In developed countries political Parties and members of the public contribute materially and financially to their choice of candidate campaigns.
They look at what they can do for their candidates not what their candidates can do for them materially once they believed in his or her competency.
This is Nigeria, Sallah ram, Christmas chicken and bag of rice, condiments are expected by politicians from aspirants or office holders during the festive season so as to remain good in their face and actively caring in the eyes of the public.
The unprecedented demands reported made some aspirants vying for Kosofe and Lagos East bye elections to suspend their campaigns till after the Eid El Kabir festival.
The continuous demands for gifts coupled with other unreasonable ones demands instead of good Governance in no small measure will contribute to under developments.
Some aspirants will definitely approach microfinance banks, or raise financial appeal for their expression of intent and nomination forms.
However, that does not make them unprepared, incapable or unsuitable but stop stressing them with your financial demands ask how they will ensure pipeborn Water supply, qualitative education that will private schools unattractive electricity supply, Fire station, general hospital, Agboyi link bridge, Omole phase l and ll connectivity, completion of abandoned projects and good Governance.