The New Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu today promised Lagosians that he will be transparent and will continue to bring a better version of the state.
Sanwo-Olu made his first statement as the governor of Lagos state today on his official twitter account just after his inauguration as the 6th civilian governor of the State. He said:
“Executive Governor of Lagos state.
“I share this moment with all of you. The Babajide Sanwo-Olu you see today will remain true.
“I will not change unless it’s to a version that will serve Lagos better. Today, we awaken a greater Lagos,” he tweeted.
Recall that the immediate past governor of the state, Akinwunmi Ambode, handed over the affairs of the state to the Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday.
Sanwo-Olu had earlier expressed his appreciations to Ambode saying “Thank you H.E Akinwunmi Ambodefor your kind words as you officially handed over your stewardship of our great state, Lagos.
“Life is a succession of moments and today we are at the right place and moment to build for a greater Lagos.”
Sanwo Olu and his deputy were sworn in today in Lagos by the chief judge.
The Outgoing Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode missed the inauguration ceremony, he said “he wouldn’t want to take the glory off the new governor.