President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan says with the death on of the Second Republic Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande Nigeria has lost one of its exemplary political leaders and administrators.

In a statement by the special adviser to the President of the Senate on media and publicity Ola Awoniyi Senator Lawn says Alhaji Jakande lived a long and inspirational life that found fulfilment in the service of humanity with sterling contributions to the development of journalism in Nigeria.
He notes that throughout his tenure as governor of Lagos state he faithfully implemented the four cardinal programmes of his party, the defunct Unity Party of Nigeria served his people well.
The Senate President commiserates with the family, friends and associates of the legend, the people of Lagos State, the Newspapers Properties Association of Nigeria (NPAN) and the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) over the transition of the man he described as a titan.

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