The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has approved the appointment of seven new Permanent Secretaries in the Lagos State Public Service with immediate effect.

A statement released by the Lagos State Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola, explained that the appointees were drawn mainly from the pool of qualified candidates, following the rigorous screening exercise of substantive Directors, which spanned over two months from November – December 2020, culminating in the Governor’s final one-on-one interview of eligible candidates.

Muri-Okunola expressed confidence that the new appointees possess the qualities, competence and experience required to serve as Permanent Secretary in the Lagos State Public Service.

He further noted that the deployment posts of the newly appointed Permanent Secretaries will be announced in due course.

The appointees are: Emokpae Olatokunbo, Director Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, Oke- Osanyintolu Zainab Oluwatoyin, Director Pharmaceutical Services, Ministry of Health, Bolarinwa Kikelomo, Director Establishments, Office of Establishment & Training, Sanusi Rukayat Alake, Director Administration & Human Resource, Debt Management Office.

Others are; Abolaji Abayomi, Director of Education, Lagos State Technical & Vocational Education Board, Salami Olubukola, Executive Secretary, Judicial Service Commission and Engr. Femi Daramola ,General Manager, Public Works Corporation MoW&I.