Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State state governor, has given approval for the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) to conduct the long-anticipated local governments’ elections this year, 2021.
The Lagos electoral body, in a statement issued and signed by Hon. Justice Ayotunde Phillips (Rtd) Chairman, LASIEC. on Tuesday disclosed the date, for the local government and local council election in Lagos.
Election into the offices of Chairman, Vice Chairman, and Councillors in the 20 Local Government Councils and 37 LCDAs in Lagos State is scheduled to hold in July 2021.
The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), the body charged with the statutory responsibility of electoral management and administration is committed to conducting a free, fair, credible, and inclusive election.
Stating that the Statutory Notice shall be published very soon. and all that is expected in regards to the election will commence vigorously.
In the same vein, he assures all political parties and stakeholders, that a level playing ground will be accorded to all participants in the electoral process.