Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governor of Lagos State, on Monday, nominated six new “non-cabinet” Special Advisers to fill various positions throughout the state’s ministries.
The appointment, which is effective right away, was made public by Bimbola Salu-Hundeyin, Secretary to the State Government, in a statement on Monday.
The new hires are Mr. Olalekan Balogun, Special Adviser, Economic Planning & Budget; Dr. Iyabo Ayoola, Special Adviser, Central Internal Audit; and Akinyemi Ajigbotafe, Special Adviser, Community Development.
Some include Very Rev. Bukola Adebiyi, Dr. Abdullahi Jebe, and Ismail Odesanya are the three special advisers for the Christian, Muslim, and South-West integration faiths respectively.
The SSG congratulated the new hires and urged them to support Governor Sanwo-Olu’s plan for a Greater Lagos with their efforts.