The Lagos State government plans to hold the state’s local councils election in July.
The Chairman of Lagos State Independence Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Justice Ayotunde Phillips (retd), disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday.
Phillips said election into the offices of chairman, vice-chairman, and councillors in all the 20 local government councils and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the state would hold the same day.
She said: “The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) the body charged with the statutory responsibility of electoral management and administration is committed to conducting a free, fair, credible, and inclusive election.
“The Statutory Notice shall be published very soon.”
The tenure of the local council chairmen and councillors elected in Lagos in 2017 ends in July