Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has unveiled an inauguration committee that will usher in his administration on May 29.
Mr Sanwo-Olu, in company of his deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, presented the committee members at his campaign office on Awolowo Road in Ikoyi.
A statement signed by his media officer, Gboyega Akosile, said the committee is chaired by the Director-General of Babajide Sanwo-Olu Independent Campaign Group (ICG), Mr Tayo Ayinde.
Lagos State APC Women Leader, Honourable Mrs. Jumoke Okoya-Thomas and Mr. George Osifeko will serve as Vice Chairmen respectively. Mrs. Titi Oshodi will act as secretary.
Speaking, Sanwo-Olu mandated the team to reach out to Nigerians in corporate and political sectors, stakeholders and various interest groups locally and internationally to grace the swearing-in.
Sanwo-Olu urged members of the committee to co-operate and work diligently in achieving their mandate.
He also tasked them to streamline their activities with the plans of the outgoing government and work with security agencies in order to have smooth transition.
In his remarks, Ayinde pledged the committee’s readiness to work assiduously towards achieving an smooth ceremony.
“I want to assure your Excellencies that sitting before you are highly experienced men and women who have contributed tremendously to various industries.
“I can attest to their individual capacity to deliver on the terms of reference of a smooth inauguration ceremony”, Ayinde said.
Other members of the committee include:
Mrs. Obiageli Onu
Mrs. Funke Bucknor Obruthe
Alhaji Abdullahi Enilolobo
Mr. Kamal Salau-Bashua
Mr. Olatunji Disu
Mr. Kappo Emmanuel
Mr. Bolaji Durojaiye
Mrs. Olabopo Odiachi
Mr. Bimbo Onabanjo
Mr. Ajala Rasaq
Mrs. Taiwo Abiodun
Mr. Gboyega Akosile
Mr. Lanre Adeyinka
Mr. Sesan Daini