The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has gotten the approval of the state governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to conduct the much-awaited local governments’ elections.
The Lagos electoral body on Tuesday disclosed the date for the local government and local council election in Lagos.
LASIEC Chairman, Hon. Justice Ayotunde Phillips (rtd), in a statement said the local government and local council election is scheduled for July, 2021.
“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.
The chairman also noted that the statutory notice for the elections will be published soon.