Sanwo-Olu swears in SSG, chief of staff, others

Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babjide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday swore in Folasade Jaji, as Secretary to the State Government and Tayo Ayinde as Chief of Staff.

Mr Sanwo-Olu also swore in Gboyega Soyannwo as Deputy Chief of Staff.

The governor told the appointees to hit the ground running to justify the trust reposed in them.

“This appointment is necessary and also critical for a smooth take off of this administration which is barely one week old.

“You have been brought on board to assist the administration for effective actualisation of the visions and agenda of the APC, our state and the people,” he said.

Sanwo-Olu advised them to be innovative and receptive to new ideas to keep Lagos as a centre of excellence.

The governor also swore in six new permanent secretaries, including Medical Director Lagos Island Maternity, Ademuyiwa Eniayewun; and Principal, Apapa Senior High School, Education District IV, Olumide Erinle.

Also sworn in were Principal, Babs Fafunwa Millenium Senior Grammar School, Education District VI, Oludara Okelola; and General Manager, New Town Development Authority, Wasiu Akewusola.

Others were Director, Admin and Human Resource, Ministry of Youth and Social Development, Yewande Falugba; and Director, Admin and Human Resource, Ministry of Home Affairs, Mustapha Osi-Efa.

On behalf of the appointees, Jaji promised to justify the confidence reposed in them.