2019 Elections: Why there’s lull in political campaigns — Analysts

Pastor Kayode Jacobs, Chairman, African Democratic Congress (ADC), Lagos State Chapter, told newsmen that the party had yet to commence campaigning as it was still setting up strategies to win many positions in the coming elections.

~ Vanguard News

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