Nigeria: Lagos governor, Sanwo-Olu releases names of 13 second batch cabinet nominees
London, August 13, 2019 (AltAfrica)-Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, transmitted the final list of his cabinet nominees to the State House of Assembly.
This is coming four weeks after the Governor sent the first batch of 25 nominees to the lawmakers for screening.
Thirteen Commissioner- and Special Adviser-designates made the second list, totalling thirty-eight provisional appointees whose names had already been transmitted to the legislature.
A statement by the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Gboyega Akosile, posted on twitter said the second list had names of accomplished politicians and technocrats who “understand the current need of Lagos” and the development agenda of the Governor.
The Governor’s media aide said the selection process was rigorous, because of the need to constitute the best team that would serve Lagos in line with the Sanwo-Olu’s vision of delivering a state that will rank among the top most liveable cities in the world.
Below are names in the second batch of nominees:
1. MR. OLADELE AJAYI
2. MR. OLUWATOYIN FAYINKA
3. MRS. YETUNDE AROBIEKE
4. MR. OLANREWAJU SANUSI
5. MR. JOE IGBOKWE
6. MR. BONU SOLOMON SAANU
7. ARC. KABIRU AHMED
8. MRS. LOLA AKANDE
9. PRINCE ANOFI OLANREWAJU ELEGUSHI
10. MRS. SOLAPE HAMMOND
11. MR. MORUF AKINDERU FATAI
12. MRS. SHULAMITE OLUFUNKE ADEBOLU
13. MR. TOKUNBO WAHAB