The incoming governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has reportedly made his first appointment with the announcement of Tayo Ayinde as the new Chief of Staff.
According to report, Sanwo-Olu made this appointment following the official handing over of the government to him by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode in a private ceremony on Tuesday, May 28.
According to Independent, sources close to Ayinde have confirmed the appointment.
Ayinde was Sanwo-Olu’s campaign director during the 2015 governorship election.
He also chaired the Sanwo-Olu inauguration committee following the governorship election victory.
Legit.ng reported that Governor Ambode of Lagos on Tuesday, May 28, handed over to the incoming governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in Alausa Lagos. Sanwo-Olu made this known via his Twitter account.
Sanwo-Olu thanked the outgoing governor for his kind words as he officially handed over Lagos to him.
Meanwhile, Sanwo-Olu has assured that only those who will share his vision and that of his deputy, Obafemi Hamzat, will be appointed into his cabinet when his government is inaugurated on Wednesday, May 29.
According to the incoming governor, he and his deputy will hit the ground running and also run an inclusive government.
Sanwo-Olu also promised to make all the major appointments of his government within three months.
He said: “In the first 90 days or so, we are hoping that we would have a working government in all the cabinets, all of the major appointments that we need to have, we would have them running very quickly."
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