The Lagos State Scout Council has inducted the Chief Judge of Lagos, Justice Opeyemi Oke, as president of the group. The induction ceremony was held at the conference room of the Ikeja High Court.
Commissioner of the Lagos State Scout Council, Chief Jonathan Tawose, commended the Chief Judge for consenting to be the president of the Lagos State Scout Council and sought the judge’s assistance in making the investiture of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode as patron of the Scout Council possible.
He urged the judge to assist in facilitating their reinstatement and upward review of the subventions of the Lagos State Scout Council at the Ministry of Youth and Social Development to allow them function effectively.
Justice Oke after her induction, thanked the council for giving her the opportunity to serve as president. The Chief Judge said she was well suited for the job because she had previous experience in scouting roles. She promised to help the Scout Council make the investiture ceremony of Ambode a reality.