Lagos - In a very shocking turn of events, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday fired three commissioners in his cabinet.
The commissioners are those of Tourism, Folorunsho Folarin-Coker; Finance, Dr. Mustapha Akinkunmi and Transport, Dr. Ekundayo Mobereola.
The sack was made known via a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Tunji Bello.
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The statement said the governor has directed the Special Adviser, Arts and Culture to take over as the Acting Commissioner for Ministry of Tourism and. Culture.
The Special Adviser on Transportation will take over as Acting Commissioner for Transportation, while the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance will take over as the Acting Commissioner for Finance, pending the appointment of new commissioners in the respective ministries.
No reason was given for their sack.
- News 24