Lateef Jakande @90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @90 (source: Guardian)

It was celebration galore and happiness for first Civilian Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, as he celebrated his 90th birthday on Tuesday 23rd July 2019.

Concise news gathered that the event was a colorful one and was graced by dignitaries across Nigeria.

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Lateef Jakande's birthday party (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande’s birthday party (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande's birthday party (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande’s birthday party (source: Guardian)

Some of those who were in attendance are National Leader of APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu,Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, former Ogun Governor, Chief Olusegun Osoba, among others.

Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)

Jakande who was born in Epetedo area of Lagos Island,on July 23, 1929 was the Governor of Lagos State from Oct. 1, 1979, to Dec. 31, 1983, when a military coup terminated Nigeria’s Second Republic.

Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)
Lateef Jakande @ 90 (source: Guardian)