…As 2017 most transparent gov
By Dave Oso
Lagos—Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has accepted his nomination as the most transparent governor 2017 by Transparency Nigeria.
Confirming the governor’s acceptance of his nomination, a letter from the office of the governor’s Chief of Staff, Mr. Kola Aileru, made available to journalists, reads in part: “I have the directive of the chief of staff to the governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode to acknowledge the receipt of your letter dated November 5, 2017 on the above subject matter.
‘’The letter further stated that the Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Mr Steve Ayorinde has been directed by the governor, through a letter dated November 8, 2017 to take further necessary action on the award.
”The letter assures the organisers of the award, Transparency Nigeria Award (TNA) of the acceptance of His Excellency, the governor of Lagos State, Governor Akinwunmi.”