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Ambode appoints new chairman of security trust fund

11 November 2015, 16:26

Lagos - Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday approved the appointment of Oye Hassan–Odukale as the new Chairman of the State Security Trust Fund Board of Trustees, subject to the ratification of the State House of Assembly.

He succeeds Remi Makanjuola whose tenure as Chairman of the Board of Trustees has expired after serving two terms.

In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Tunji Bello, the Governor also named a former Deputy Majority Leader in the State House of Assembly, Dr. Abdulrasak Mobolaji Balogun, as the Executive Secretary of the Fund following the voluntary resignation of Fola Arthur Worrey.

Also read: Amdode appoints commissioners

The Governor also approved the appointment of other members of the board of Trustees of the LSSTF to include Managing Director of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe, Yemi Idowu, Opeyemi Agbaje, Managing Director of UBA, Philips Osuoza and DIG Isreal Ajao (Rtd).

Other members of the Board of Trustees named by the Governor were the Honourable Commissioner for Housing, Gbolahan Lawal and Special Adviser, Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment, Professor Ademola Abass.

- News 24


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