JUST IN; Again, Lagos Assembly rejects Sanwo-olu’s Commissioner nominees clears 15
Lagos State House of Assembly has confirmed 15 of the remaining 18 commissioner-nominees sent by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Former Commissioners Lere Odusote and Sam Egube were rejected, while the House stepped down Tolani Sule-Akibu’s confirmation for another day.
The confirmation happened after the Chief Whip and Chairman of the Screening Committee, Mojeed Fatai, laid a report of the exercise before the House during plenary.
Speaker Mudashiru Obasa hailed the committee for doing a thorough job. Other lawmakers agreed with his position.
Those confirmed include Dr. Afolabi Tajudeen, Oluwaseun Osiyemi, Prof. Akin Abayomi, Dr. Oluwarotimi Fashola, Mrs. Folashade Ambrose-Medem, Mrs. Akinyemi Bankole Ajigbotafe, Mrs. Cécilia Dada, Mrs. Barakat Bakare, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso and Mosopefoluwa George.
Others are Dr. Yekini Agbaje, Dr. Olumide Oluyinka, Abayomi Oluyomi, Dr. Iyabode Ayoola and Sola Giwa.