By Glam & Essence
Shortly before the swearing in of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu,the newsmill was already breaking about the appointment of Tayo Ayinde as the Chief of Staff of the newly elected governor,and which Ayinde made a press statement denying.Well,it is official,on Friday,the Lagos State governor announced the appointment of his chief of staff and deputy chief of staff.
In a statement signed by his deputy Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, Sanwo-Olu named Tayo Ayinde as his Chief of Staff and Gboyega Soyannwo as deputy Chief of Staff.
Ayinde, an alumnus of Havard Business School, Boston, USA and University of Cambridge, United Kingdom is a former security and intelligence personnel. He served as chief security detail to the former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu from 1999 to 2007. Ayinde also served as the Director General of the Babajide Sanwo-Olu Independent Campaign Group between 2018 and 2019.
Soyannwo, a seasoned banker has worked in various management capacity between 2005 to 2009 heading various strategic units. Until the present appointment, Soyannwo was Managing Consultant at Cranbrook Financial Consulting Services.
The appointments of the teo men takes immediate effect.