The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives; and Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the lawmaker representing Lagos Central Senatorial District, into the Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC).
This was announced in a statement issued by Seye Oladejo, spokesperson of APC Lagos, on Wednesday.
The GAC is the highest decision-making body of the APC in Lagos State.
Asides the speaker the wife of Bola Tinubu, the APC National Leader, other new appointees are Senators Solomon Adeola, and Tokunbo Abiru, the lawmakers representing Lagos West and Lagos East senatorial districts respectively.
According to the statement, their appointment is in recognition of their years of notable and commendable contributions to the socio-economic and political development in the state.
“The appointment provides another platform to continue to provide flawless and experienced leadership to our democratic growth.
“We wish them success in all their endeavors,” the party’s statement read.
The council consists of major stakeholders of the party within the state and oversee the affairs of the party.
It is headed by Tinubu, while Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos State, who was elected on the platform of the APC, is also a member.