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Election: INEC Fixes Date For Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat To Receive Certificate Of Return

Sanwo-Olu and Hamzat (Photo: PM News)

The independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Lagos State, will on March 27, 2019 present Certificates of Return to the Lagos State Govenor-elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy Dr. Obafemi Hamzat.

The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Sam Olumekun, on Tuesday, said that the lawmakers-elect of the Lagos State House of Assemby would also be given Certificates of Return on the same day.

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Olumekun in a statement said:“The presentation of the Certificates of Return to elected candidates is in conformity with Section 75 (1) of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended).

“The presentation ceremony will take place at INEC Lagos Office, 6, Birrel Avenue, Sabo-Yaba, at 11:00 am for the Governor-elect and his Deputy.

 “Meanwhile, that of the elected members of Lagos State House of Assembly will come up at 2:00pm.”

According to him, all invited guests are expected to be seated by 10:30am and 1:30pm respectively for the two ceremonies.

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