Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed sadness over the death of a prominent All Progressives Congress (APC) member, Chief Lanre Razak who died this morning at 74 years of age.
The Late Razak who was a member of the Governor’s Advisory Council, Lagos APC, was described by the incumbent governor as a great politician, a strong party man and an advocate of masses oriented programmes.
The Late Razak, also the Balogun of Epe, died at Reddington Hospital, after a brief illness.
According to Sanwo-Olu, “In his lifetime stood for what is right, always championing policies that would lift the lot of the poor masses.”
Sanwo-Olu added that the late Razak, popularly called KLM did not hide his love and support of his administration especially the Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s T.H.E.M.E.S. agenda.
“I am saddened by the death of one of our political leaders in Lagos APC, Chief Lanre Razak. He was a loyal party man and committed democrat, with a deep understanding of the state’s political landscape. He was an extremely loyal politician, who did his best for our party, the All Progressives Congress.
“Chief Razak served his people and Lagos State passionately as Chairman of Epe Local Government Area and Commissioner of Public Transportation.
He brought a lot of development to Epe as a council boss and also made a lot of positive contributions to turn around public transportation in Lagos during his tenure as member of the State Executive Council.
“Chief Razak was a great politician, a strong party man and an advocate of masses oriented programmes,” he said.
The Governor also condoled with the immediate family of the departed, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; and other members of the GAC, Lagos APC, as well as the entire people of Epe.”
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