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Lagos House Of Assembly Rejects 17 Out Of The 39 Commissioner Nominees Sent By Gov Sanwo-Olu

Posted by Amarachi on Thu 24th Aug, 2023 - tori.ng

The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa said the confirmation followed a rigorous and detailed screening of the nominees by an ad hoc committee led by the Chief Whip of the House, Hon. Fatai Mojeed.

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Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Wednesday, August 23, confirmed only 22 out of the 39 commissioner nominees sent for screening by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

During the exercise, the lawmakers rejected 17 of the nominees.

The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, said the confirmation followed a rigorous and detailed screening of the nominees by an ad hoc committee led by the Chief Whip of the House, Hon. Fatai Mojeed.

He then went on to carry out the confirmation of the nominees via a voice vote.

Those confirmed by the lawmakers are Layode Ibrahim, Mr Mobolaji Ogunlende, Dr Dolapo Fasawe, Bola Olumegbon, Mr Idris Aregbe, Ms Abisola Olusanya, Mr Moruf Fatai, Mr Kayode Bolaji-Roberts, Engr. Abiola Olowu, Mrs Toke Benson-Awoyinka, Dr Oreoluwa Finnih-Awokoya, Mr Yakub Alebiosu, Mr Lawal Pedro, Mr Tunbosun Alake, Mr Gbenga Oyerinde, Dr Adekunle Olayinka, Dr Jide Babatunde, Mr Afolabi Ayantayo, Mr Tokunbo Wahab, Mr Olakunle Rotimi-Akodu, Mr Jamiu Alli-Balogun, and Mr Abdulkabir Ogungbo.

The nominees rejected by the lawmakers include Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, Prof. Akin Abayomi, Mr Yomi Oluyomi, Mrs Folashade Ambrose, Ms Barakat Bakare, Mr Gbenga Omotosho, Engr. Olalere Odusote, Dr Rotimi Fashola, Mrs Bolaji Dada, Mr Sam Egube, Mr Olalekan Fatodu, Mrs Solape Hammond, Mr Mosopefolu George, Engr. Aramide Adeyoye, Mr Seun Osiyemi, Mr Rotimi Ogunwuyi, and Dr Olumide Oluyinka.
 



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