Democracy Day – Governor Sanwo-Olu briefs Lagosians on administration achievements


Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, briefs Lagosians in his Democracy Day speech, on projects his administration had embarked on in the last one year, towards realisation of the ‘Greater Lagos’ aspirations to ensure citizen experience better life and economy.
Sanwo-Olu stated in a statewide live broadcast to residents in commemoration of the maiden Democracy Day, Friday, June 12.

The governor explained various achievements of his administration within the year under review, saying: “Without a doubt, in the last 365 days so much has happened in our state that we must be proud and thankful for.

“In my inauguration address, I promised you a ‘Greater Lagos’. Today, on the first anniversary of that inauguration, it is my pleasure to brief you about the progress we have made in the journey towards a ‘Greater Lagos’, using the THEMES agenda as our vehicle.

“Traffic management and transportation is the first leg of our THEMES agenda. Considering the pivotal role of transportation as a major driver of socio-economic activities, our goal is to develop a reliable intermodal system of transportation.

“On February 4, 2020, we made a giant leap in our resolve to develop an integrated transport system by officially commissioning eight new, state-of-the-art ferries, to kick-start our expansion of the LAGFERRY Service.

He revealed that there has been a remarkable increase in the number of commuters on the waterways since the LAGFERRY service commission.

Reported by: Fatimah Oyesanmi

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