The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Lagos State, earlier today, March 21st, stated that it will be presenting the Certificates of Return to the Lagos State Governor-elect identified as Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy identified as Dr Obafemi Hamzat, on March 27th in order for them to have the full right of assuming office and talking over from Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Lagos state identified as Sam Olumekun, who announced this earlier today, March 21, also added that the lawmakers-elect of the Lagos State House of Assembly would also be given Certificates of Return the same day which is March 27th.
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The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Sam Olumekun, said in a statement.
“The presentation of certificate of return to elected candidates is in conformity with Section 75 (1) of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended). The presentation ceremony will take place at INEC Lagos Office, 6, Birrel Avenue, Sabo-Yaba, at 11:00 am for the Governor-elect and his Deputy. Meanwhile, that of the elected members of Lagos State House of Assembly will come up at 2:00pm.”