Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governor of Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial city, has approved the appointment of nine new permanent secretaries.
Naija News reports that the State Head of Service (HoS), Hakeem Muri-Okunola, disclosed this in a signed circular with Ref. No. CIR/HoS/’19/Vol.1/052, dated 16th August 2019.
This online news platform understands that the state deputy governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; the right honourable Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa, among others, were copied in the signed circular.
The circular reads as thus: “In furtherance of the present administration’s resolve to continually strengthen the State Public Service towards achieving excellence in the quality of service delivery in the state.
“The newly appointed senior officers, whose deployment would be made known in due course, are as follows:
“Mrs. Sanyaolu Kikelomo Morenike, Engr. Sodeinde Olalekan Nurudeen, Mrs. Shitta-Bey Titilayo Khadijat, Mr. Musa Mooruf Olawale, Mrs. Durosimi-Etti Olorunkemi, and Mrs. Kalesanwo Olayemi Yewande.
“Others are Engr. Agoro Moruf Olawale, Mrs. Odeneye Belinda and Mr. Olawale Mesewaku Babatunde.”
The appointment takes effect from Monday, the 20th of August, 2019, the circular stated.