The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of Mrs Ayisat Agbaje-Okunade, the new executive secretary of the Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy.
Agbaje-Okunade’s appointment was conveyed to her via a letter of appointment signed on behalf of the Head of Service, Mr Hakeem Muri-Okunola, by the Permanent Secretary, Public Service Office, Mrs Sunkanmi Oyegbola.
The governor in the letter charged Agbaje-Okunade to demonstrate a high level of dedication, diligence and selflessness in the discharge of her duties to justify the confidence and trust reposed in her.
Agbaje-Okunade earned a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Westminster, a postgraduate degree in International Relations and Democratic Politics, and a professional certificate in Government from Harvard Extension School.
She has other professional certifications in Scholarly Research from Transcontinental University; Circular Economy and Sustainability Strategies from the University of Cambridge, and Policy and Strategic Studies from NIPPS; among other prestigious institutions.
Agbaje-Okunade was the immediate past Senior Special Assistant for Development Partnerships and Economic Planning to Sanwo-Olu.