Lagos State was created on the 27th of May, 1967. Ever since then, Several governors have ruled and managed the affairs of the state.
In this article, we will discuss and show you the former governors of Lagos starting from 1967 till date.
1. Brigadier Mobolaji Johnson.
Brigadier Mobolaji Johnson was the first governor of Lagos State and he ruled from 1967 to 1975.
2. Commodore Adakunle Lawal.
Commodore Adakunle Lawal was the second governor of Lagos State and he managed the State from 1975 to 1977.
3. Commodore Ndubisi Kanu.
Commodore Ndubisi Kanu is one of the former governors of Lagos state who ruled from 1977 to 1978.
4. Commodore Ebitu Ukiwe.
Commodore Ebitu Ukiwe is among the former governors of Lagos State and he leads from 1978 to 1979.
5. Alhaji Lateef Jakande.
Alhaji Lateef Jakande governed Lagos Lagos from 1979 to 1983.
6. Gbolahan Mudasiru.
Air Commodore Gbolahan Mudasiru ruled Lagos State from January 1984 to 1986.
7. Mike Akhigbe.
Captain Mike Akhigbe is among the former leaders of Lagos State and ruled from 1986 to 1988.
8. Raji Rasaki.
Brigadier General Raji Rasaki governed Lagos State from 1988 to 1992.
9. Michael Otedola.
Sir Michael Otedola ruled Lagos State from 1992 to 1993.
10. Olagunsoye Oyinlola.
Colonel Olagunsoye Oyinlola was the governor of Lagos State and ruled from 1993 to 1996.
11. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
Asiwaju Bola Tinubu was the governor of Lagos State and he ruled from 1999 to 2007.
12. Babatunde Fashola.
Babatunde Fashola governed Lagos State from 2007 to 2015.
13. Akinwunmi Ambode.
Akinwunmi Ambode was the governor of Lagos State And he leads from 2015 to 2019.
14. Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Babajide Sanwo-Olu is the current governor of Lagos State and he has been ruling from 2019 till date.…See More