The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of Mrs Abiola Ruth Olusanya as Commissioner of Agriculture to replace Gbolahan Lawal who was recently installed 15th Oniru of Iru land
Until her appointment, Olusanya was Special Adviser to the governor on Agriculture.
The appointment which is in acting capacity until confirmation by the House of Assembly takes immediate effect.
A Circular signed by the Head of Service, Mr Hakeem Muri-Okunola, confirmed the appointment of Mrs Olusanya as acting Commissioner of Agriculture.
Governor Sanwo-Olu’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, also confirmed Olusanya’s appointment in a tweet on his Twitter handle.
The tweet read:
“Flash: Lagos State Governor @jidesanwoolu has appointed Ms @Abi_Olusanya as acting Commissioner for Agriculture. Ms Olusanya was until this appointment the Special Adviser to the Governor on Agriculture. Her appointment takes immediate effect”.