JUST IN: Governor Ambode sacks Commissioners of Finance, Tourism & Transport

Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos today sacked three commissioners from his cabinet. Those sent parking are the Commissioners of Finance, Dr. Mustapha Akinkumi; Tourism, Folorunsho Folarin-Coker; and Transportation,  Dr. Ekundayo Mobereola.

Their sack was contained in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello.

Governor Ambode directed his Special Adviser, Arts & Culture to take over as Acting Commissioner in Ministry of Tourism and Culture, his Special Adviser on Transportation will take over as Acting Commissioner for Transportation, while the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance takes over as Acting Commission, pending the appointment of new Commissioners.