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Lagos Assembly confirms appointments of Kabir, Oki

19 October 2015, 18:50

Lagos - The Lagos House of Assembly on Monday confirmed the appointment of Alhaji Abdullahi Kabir as the Executive Secretary, Lagos State Water Regulatory Commission.

The Assembly also confirmed the appointment of Mr Fouad Oki as the Director-General, Lagos State Safety Commission.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the lawmakers took turns to affirm that the nominees were qualified for the offices designated for them, through comments on the nominees and voice votes.

Also read: Lagos Assembly to secretly screen Ambode's nominees

The Speaker of the Assembly, Mr Mudashiru Obasa , who testified to the conduct of Kabir, said that the nominee would make water available to residents.

Mr Olawale Olayiwola (APC-Mushin II), also said that Kabir’s integrity was not in doubt and he was a right person for the post.

On his part, Mr Abidun Tobun (APC-Epe 1), urged Kabir to assist Lagos residents in making potable water available.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the lawmakers also urged Oki to assist in improving safety of lives and property in the state.

Obasa, following confirmation of the duo, directed the Clerk of the House to convey the approval to Gov. Akinwumi Ambode.

The Assembly adjourned till Tuesday. 




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