JUST IN: 57 newly elected Lagos chairmen sworn in (photos)

JUST IN: 57 newly elected Lagos chairmen sworn in (photos)

- The newly elected Lagos state local government area chairmen have been sworn in

- The chairmen were sworn in at the Lagos state secretariat

- Also sworn in were the chairmen for the 37 Local Council Development Areas

The newly elected Lagos state local government area chairmen are currently being sworn in at the Lagos Secretariat in Alausa.

Also being sworn in are the 37 chairmen of the Local Council Development Areas.

JUST IN: New Lagos LG chairmen sworn in (photos)
The swearing in of the chairman is taking place at the Lagos secretariat. Source: Twitter, @followlasg

Some of the people present at the event holding on Tuesday, July 25, include: the Lagos state governor, Akinwumi Ambode, the council of Obas and some members of the Lagos state House of Assembly.

JUST IN: New Lagos LG chairmen sworn in (photos)
The swearing in of the chairman is taking place at the Lagos secretariat. Source: Twitter, @followlasg

Legit.ng earlier reported that the Lagos state local government and LCDA elections took place on Tuesday, July 25.

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JUST IN: New Lagos LG chairmen sworn in (photos)
The swearing in of the chairman is taking place at the Lagos secretariat. Source: Twitter, @followlasg

During the election, a number of voters in Lagos defied the rain to cast their votes despite flooding in some areas in the state.

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JUST IN: New Lagos LG chairmen sworn in (photos)
The swearing in of the chairman is taking place at the Lagos secretariat. Source: Twitter, @followlasg

The Lagos state governor who spoke after casting his vote said he was glad that the elections were peace and calm.

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JUST IN: New Lagos LG chairmen sworn in (photos)
The swearing in of the chairman is taking place at the Lagos secretariat. Source: Twitter, @followlasg

You can watch this Legit.ng video of Bola Tinubu speaking about the election:

Source: Legit.ng

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Nnenna Ibeh Nnenna Ibeh is a journalist with over 10 years of experience with various media organisations including Premium Times. Being on the front burner of reporting politics and the different dimensions of governance, she is also passionate about girls' education and women's and children's health. With degrees in Journalism, Peace Studies & Conflict Res., and Dev. Studies, Nnenna has worked in the dev. sector as a communications officer for the Centre for Democracy and Dev. email: ibehnnenna@gmail.com

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