Gov Abiodun mourns Lateef Jakande

Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has described the demise of the first civilian governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, as a colossal loss to Nigeria and journalism practice globally. Elder statesman, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, died on Thursday, aged 91 in Lagos. “Papa Jakande was a statesman of statesmen. He was not just a great disciple of the legendary Obafemi Awolowo, he carried the Awoist traits everywhere he went. Lagos has lost a visioner. The Awoists family has lost a great inheritor and practitioner of the great legacy and Nigeria’s progressive politics has been weaned of …

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