Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has approved
the appointment of Engr. Bisoye Coker as the Acting General Manager of the
Lagos State Infrastructure Maintenance & Regulatory Agency (LASIMRA).
The appointment takes immediate effect.
- Engr. Bisoye Coker’s appointment was consequent upon the
redeployment of the erstwhile General Manager of the Agency, Engr.
Olufunsho Elulade with effect from 28 January 2021. Before her
appointment, Bisoye Coker was the Deputy General Manager LASIMRA, in
which capacity she had been deeply involved in the management of Agency.
- In a statement signed by the Lagos State Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem
Muri-Okunola, Engr. Bisoye Coker’s appointment as the new Acting Chief
Executive Officer LASIMRA stems from Mr. Governor’s confidence in her
capabilities and demonstrated commitment to quality service delivery,
particularly considering her contributions to the growth of the Agency in her
- The statement noted further that the outgoing General Manager had
built a strong and highly motivated team in LASIMRA while laying enduring
foundations for reforms in the Organization. While thanking the former
General Manager for his visionary leadership during his tenure of Office, the
head of Service also expressed optimism that his reassignment portends new
and visionary leadership at the Lagos State Materials Testing Laboratory.
- Following the appointments, Governor Sanwo-Olu charged the duo and
urged them to focus on improving service quality, adding that the mandates
of their respective Agencies are critical to all other aspects of the THEMES
agenda of the present Administration and as such, a lot was expected of