– Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has sacked the managing director of Lagos state Signage and Advertising Agency (LASAA), Bolaji Sanusi
– Sanusi has been replaced by Adedamola Adekunjo whose function in that capacity is to take place with immediate effect
– Adekunjo’s appointment letter was issued by the head of service in the state, Hakeem Muri-Okunola Bolaji Sanusi, the managing director of Lagos state Signage and Advertising Agency (LASAA) appointed by Akinwunmi Ambode was on Tuesday, December 10, sacked by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Sanusi was surprised by his sack because he was known to be loyalist of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Vanguard reports.
The former LASAA boss has been replaced by Adedamola Adekunjo following Sanwo-Olu’s vision of complete restructuring in agencies that generate revenues in order to achieve his 2020 budget targets.
According to a letter by the head of service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola, Adekunjo’s appointment starts with immediate effect.
reported that Sanwo-Olu had been called upon by the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) to explain the alleged arrest and humiliation of northerners who live in the state.
The AYCF accused the state of hounding the northerners, mostly commercial motorcyclists, with the state’s task force, who go to the homes of the residents at odd hours with the sole aim of arresting them.
In a statement, the group said: “We reliably gathered that using a gestapo style, the Lagos Taskforce officials have been invading homes of northerners in Lagos in ungodly hours of the night and carting away motorcycles while forcefully abducting the occupants and hauling them into detention.”