Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, vowed to forever remain loyal to the aspirations of the people and to the developmental blueprint that had brought success to the state since 1999.
Sanwoolu, who was on Wednesday was sworn in as the 15th Governor of Lagos State, promised not to depart from the core values of Lagos State.
Sanwo-Olu in his inaugural speech, tagged “Awakening a Greater Lagos’’ described the day as historic and urged Lagosians to not just dream of a greater Lagos but to collectively rise up to build a Lagos of their dreams.
“I shall never deviate from that which best serves the people of Lagos in our journey for progressive governance and economic development.
“The Babajide Sanwo-Olu you see today shall not change and try to become something I am not. My prayer is only that I grow and improve as your governor to implement good policies and bring the prosperity you deserve,’’ he said.
The governor said his administration had embarked on a new social contract that would be beneficial to all, irrespective of age, religion, status, and ethnicity.
“Every Lagosian has a role in this government and we will on our part, certainly walk the talk in all that we will do as your elected officials,’’ he said.
“My door shall remain open to all. I shall seek the advice of the learned, the wise, and the ordinary Lagosian, for in the common man resides much wisdom and fairness of thought.’’