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Lagos Gov-elect receives Transition Committee's report

2015-05-22 19:14
President Goodluck Jonathan discusses with National Security Adviser Colonel Sambo Dasuki sitting beside Chief of Defence Staff Air Mashall Alex Badeh during a surprise visit to Maiduguri, on January 15, 2015.Jonathan met in a Maiduguri camp surviv ~ OLATUNJI OMIRIN

Lagos - The Transition Committee set up by the Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday submitted its report.

This is contained in a statement made available to journalists in Lagos by Ambode's media office.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 10-member committee, headed by the Deputy Governor-elect, Dr Idiat Adebule, was set up by Ambode on April 21.

It was set up to facilitate a smooth transition between the outgoing administration and the incoming one.

Also read: Ambode declared winner of Lagos governorship poll

According to the statement, Ambode, while receiving the report, reaffirmed his commitment to maintain the excellence Lagos was known for.

It said that Ambode thanked members of the committee for a good job and for submitting the report on schedule.

The statement quoted the governor - elect as saying that the report would assist the incoming government to ensure that the state continued in its tradition of excellence.

It stated that Adebule, on her part, expressed appreciation on behalf of the members and thanked Ambode for giving them the opportunity to serve.

The statement said that Adebule assured him that members would be ready anytime they were called upon to assist the new government in any capacity. 

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