Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has sworn in a new set of commissioners and Special Advisers cleared by the State lawmakers.
At a colorful ceremony attended by party bigwigs and leaders of thought in the state, the governor administered the oath on 35 successful nominees out 38 he had sent to the state house of assembly for screening and confirmation.
Ademola Lawrence reports that the Adeyemi Bero Hall was filled to capacity. First came the recitation before the governor performed the main ritual, one appointee after the other.
Then the commissioners and special advisers took their oath of office.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu shortly after handing them their appointment letters, charged them to bring on board their expertise, commitment and determination towards the development of the state.
The Commissioner for Housing, and his Special Adviser said they will hit the ground running and make housing affordable to Lagos residents.