Alhaji Lateef Jakande dies at 91

Lateef Jakande, the former Governor of Lagos State was reportedly dead on Thursday.

He was born on July 23, 1929 and died on February 11, 2021 at the age of 91 years.

Alhaji Lateef Jakande is remembered for bringing lots of development to Lagos State as governor between October 1, 1979 and December 31, 1983.

He was the first chairman of the Action Party of Nigeria (APN) when it was formed in Nigeria in November 2006.

And in May 2009, the deceased was reported to be engaged a struggle for control of the party with his former ally, Dr. Adegbola Dominic.

 

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