Alhaji Lateef Jakande, former Governor of Lagos State and first President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) is dead.

He reportedly died on Thursday at the age of 91.

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Jakande, who was the Governor of Lagos state between October 1, 1979 and December 31, 1983, contributed immensely to the development of Lagos state, the commercial nerve of Nigeria.

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