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First Civilian Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, is dead. He reportedly died on Thursday at the age of 91.

Posted 2/11/2021

ALHAJI LATEEF JAKANDEALHAJI LATEEF JAKANDEAlhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande, (born 23 July 1929) was a journalist who became governor of Lagos State in Nigeria from 1979 to 1983, and later was Minister of Works under the Sani Abacha military regime (1993–98). Raufu Olaiya Bakare was part of his active councilors represents Itire Ikate area now called Itire Ikate Local Government

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