The President of Nigeria; President Muhammadu Buhari mourns the first Military Governor of Lagos state; Mobolaji Johnson. He has condoled with government and people of Lagos State on the death of retired Brig.-Gen.
In a statement by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja today, Thursday, 31st of October 2019, grieved with family members, friends and loved ones of the late former governor.
As a military governor, he had a career in the Nigerian Army, starting as a cadet in 1959 and retired in 1975. He laid solid foundation for the development of infrastructure in the state and provided a good framework for the civil service.